Written by Emily, Illustrated by Thaddeus
Parenting P.E.: The Physical Prowess, Emotional Fortitude and Mental Conditioning of Parenting.
The What to Expect series only scratches the surface of parenting trouble-shooting. What parents really need is the playbook, insight into the moves children use to catch parents off guard and throw them for a loop.
While we’re housing wings on game day, no matter the team we’re rooting for, we can’t help but feel a sympathetic twinge when players are schooled out there. It hits a little too close to home because we’ve seen those moves in action in our living rooms and kitchens by kids only half our size.
Maybe if we could just study the film, we might not be so unaware next time…maybe.
This just happened this morning. Or every morning.
With Halloween only days away, I know just where to look if one of my littles goes missing. Maybe I am catching on. It only took three children and 8 years to get there.