We took care of Nathan's cousin Zoey today for a bit. The two of them spent much of that time fighting over his toys.

It never matters how many toys are available, two young kids will inevitably want the same one. Every. Single. Time.

Katie and the SiL went out for a bit after we all had dinner and left me with both. They fought a little. This made me more than a bit certain that I'm happy with just the one kiddo.

Then they both calmed down and they climbed up on me and cuddled as we watched Big Hero 6 Then I questioned my earlier decisiveness entirely.

One second, they're terrors. The next, they're amazing.

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Suzanne Apgar

Welcome to parenting!


That sounds both exhausting and adorable (please note, the fighting is not adorable).




Right on all counts. 

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