All my nursing experience is in the area of pediatrics. I LOVE working with children. I have been asked on numerous occasions, “How can you take care of sick children? Doesn’t it break your heart?” At times, my heart was broken into pieces. I grieved with a couple who held their five month old baby … More The Attitude of Gratitude Through the Eyes of a Child
I posted previously about the pressures of trying to be the perfect mom. I thought I would follow up with a discussion on perfect children. Before you had children or if you don’t have children, did you every hear or think about the following phrases: My child will never do that (e.g., climb on chairs, … More The Perfect Child
I’ve been asked before if my 1 year old has Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). According to an article found on WebMD, toddlers may not be able to sit still, follow simple directions, or control pulses. Um, don’t most toddlers have a hard time with this? I have had 4 children, and maybe I … More Does Your Toddler Have ADHD?