We don't buy it! They *do* get treat drinks occassionally. At a restaurant. Gatorade on occasion working in garden in heat for hours. On a road trip. In other homes. Occassionally just because. Its not "forbidden", its just not something we buy a lot.
Sugar & Sun, my grandma's name was Veronica too. I didn't get to officially put it as my DD MN on her birth certificate due to naming rules in hubs home country, but my grandma & I know she is Sophia Veronica after her.
I'm 36. No testing here. This is my theory. I will have the anatomy scan. Problems that need special attention should show there. Having worked in special education, I know that hearing a diagnosis won't tell me squat about what I might be facing. It will just set me up to worry about worst case scenario. A newborn will need what newborns need. Time will tell the rest. (And I have a child whose imperforate anus did not show on US. We learned, we coped, we have a...
My kids have rarely fussed about bathing, but when my oldest tried to assert independence that way, we made fun outings contingent on being clean. He was 6-7. Now the evening routine includes taking a shower and completed homework before free screen time. Theres the occasional protest, but we stick to the rule & they know.
, Both involve me nursing a newborn. Ds1 was halfway in my line of sight...what I could NOT see was the permanent marker he was using to color the cabinet! Thankfully, it came off with a magic eraser!
DD & DS 2 rubbed Eucerin cream all over the bottom of the bunkbed...under the bed!