As parents, the narcissistic side of human nature is always looking for similarities in our children to ourselves. Whether it be looks, expressions, or personality traits, we want our kids to be little versions of us.
I try to make a conscious effort to let my kids be themselves, but sometimes there is just no denying that they are mine!
This morning Leah bounded into my bed, waking up not only me, but her little brother as well.
Christopher blinked blearily at her and let out a long, whiny “Mmmmmm.” He then closed his eyes and drifted back to sleep. Oh yes, he is his mother’s son!
He loves his sleep!