Is it me or do all babies turn into gremlins on their first birthday?
Last month we hosted a party in the park to celebrate our second son Leo’s first birthday. As the big day approached and he started to sleep better, crawl around and communicate with us more easily, it felt as if we had the whole parenting-two- kids-thing utterly nailed.
It was a special moment to enjoy a glass of champagne with friends and family while patting ourselves on the back for surviving that first-year fog. It was time to move onwards and upwards.
The cake was not quite cleared away, however, when it became apparent we may have peaked too early with the champagne. Maybe I had forgotten from the first time around (or perhaps Toby was a much nicer one year old?), but suddenly the parenting thing all got a bit hard again.
Read more here: https://www.mamamia.com.au/one-year-old-being-difficult/