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Toddler Tricks – 56: Count Me Down…Another Leaving Trick

Problem: Your loving toddler cannot even bear the thought of a single moment without you, but you’ve got to run into the store for 30 seconds, and that 30 seconds would stretch into 15 minutes if you brought her instead … Continue reading

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Toddler Tricks – 41: When You Leave Someone

Ways to Trick Your Baby: Problem: Sometimes you take the kids somewhere, leaving someone else still in the house. The babies usually want everyone to go together everywhere and have trouble understanding that the person being left behind wants to … Continue reading

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Toddler Tricks – 40: Saying Goodbye

Ways to trick your baby: Problem: Someone is leaving. Whether it’s someone they love dearly, like their father, or someone who’s been playing with them, or someone who has been visiting me, this is almost always a cataclysmic event. Young … Continue reading

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Bye Bye

Sometimes it’s hard to say goodbye to something you love, something you’ve worked hard on, something you committed to. We often try to cling to what remains, even if the current object bears no resemblence to that which it once was, or that which it was supposed to be. We feel that we can’t just give up, that nothing else will ever come our way. Continue reading

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