Tag Archives: Teachable Moments

How Do You Ask?

“Mommy, I’m hungry.” When my girls were toddlers, hearing phrases such as this was actually rather exciting. It meant that the days of listening to a crying infant and trying to figure out whether it was feeding time were finally drawing to a close. They had finally learned to recognize the feeling of hunger and […]

Bedtime Q&A | HSLDA Blog

Bedtime Q&A

3… 2… 1… “Mommy?” As predicted. I halt my closure of the bedroom door. “Yes?”  “Does it hurt really bad to have a baby?”  It is past 10:00 pm, but my oldest is sitting up in bed, nearly piercing me with the curiosity in her eyes. I suppress a sigh and open the door a […]