“Toddlers are WAY better than babies.”
I’ve said it before and had other parents shudder or gasp in disbelief. It’s kind like saying you hate puppies or telling a fellow female that you don’t like romantic comedies. Basically it’s pretty near blasphemy.
I’m not exactly sure why, but people really love babies. OK, I actually am sure why. They’re tiny and miraculous…but they aren’t as cool as toddlers in my personal opinion. I’ve never been into babies, but people always told me that once I had my own I would be. Fast forward to now…I do like babies way more than I did before. I can appreciate that they are tiny, sweet, little blobs and I obviously loved my own baby. But…do I miss the baby stage? No way, no day.
I miss Fern being teeny tiny, but I am seriously LOVING the toddler stage. It is so much more fun than baby-ness! Here’s why…
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