Darcy: Age 4
Having a baby, of course, is a rocking concept for most children to grasp. We managed to do a pretty good job keeping things simple and concrete for our kids for the first nine months. In my last week of pregnancy, we went to the doctor’s office for a check up. As the doctor checked to see how far dialated I was, the kids were on the other side of the curtain with their Daddy getting a little lesson on child-birth.
Unfortunately, Colby must have been a little too thorough in his explanation because later in the day when we were in line at a very crowded Chipotle, Darcy looked over at me with wide eyes and exclaimed Loudly, “MOM, IS YOUR BABY HOLE OPENING UP YET?”