When Elizabeth, my oldest, was born, I remember my father saying that unless she grew up to be a major celebrity, she would never again command the constant attention and adoration she had right now. It is true. We doted on her; watched her every move, and applauded her every accomplishment. It's really no wonder first children and only children turn out the way they do.
As Elizabeth grew, and her siblings came along, life returned to a new normal, and that rockstar attention waned. But even older children craveContinue reading