• You Really Are Going To Miss These Days

    3 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    As mothers, our roles are constantly shifting and evolving, and we have no choice but to try and keep up, whether we're ready or not.
    Our son has had the same bedtime routine since he was a baby. After dinner, he has a bath, we read some books, and I sing his bedtime songs before kissing him goodnight. This has been our evening routine for nearly four years now.
    And then the other night, after we'd finished his last book, I tucked him in and started my nightly rendition of You Are My Sunshine , when he stopped me and said, “No songs tonight, Mommy. I just want to go to sleep.”
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