After what can only be described as a rough few weeks, I think things are calming down. And by “calming down,” I mean “still-really-super-hectic-and-emotional-but-grasping-at-the-positive.”
In addition, we are somewhat evaluating the entirety of our lives. Ok, it’s not that dramatic. But it kind of is. For our little family at least. (Want the details? I talk about some of it over at Sluiter Nation today.)
The great thing about almost-two-year-olds is that – if you handle yourself properly – they are totally oblivious to the stress of those around them. They still want milk and crackers for every meal and their world still comes crashing down around them if you force them to wear socks.
He’s getting to be so fun. He said his first full sentence: “I see a car!” (Not surprising, given his affinity toward all things vehicular). Oh, and? He now smiles for the camera.