An important moment has arrived: my husband and I got to attend our very first open-house event. Avery has now officially started developmental preschool and we couldn’t be more excited! While he has already been attending a Head Start program, this marks his first step into the public school system.
Yes my friends, Avery has transitioned into a big boy bed. While we are thrilled that Avery has a new-found level of independence, we were not prepared for how difficult it would be.
After some time away, Lessons From Avery is back and with a new “look”. I recently started a new, and rather time-consuming position with the same company I had worked for when I took maternity leave and chose to stay home with Avery. This company feels like “home” and I could not be happier.
You can never fully appreciate a Mother’s love until you become one yourself. My mother worries, as all parents do. Growing up I was a challenge for my mother. From the time I was very small my thoughts were loud and my feelings fierce. Wish I could take back some of those nights as a…