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An Open Letter to an Overly Competitive Mom

overly competitive mom at the play place

Hey, you. Yes, you. The Overly Competitive Mom I saw at the children’s play place the other day.

Remember me? I’m That Other Mom who was there all by herself, watching her kids. Well, technically I wasn’t so much “watching” as I was “frantically chasing” my 12-month-old daughter, trying to make sure she didn’t fall flat on her face or stumble directly into the path of some other gleefully reckless child.

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Ask D+D: Why is your baby crawling funny?

Today’s question comes to us from just about everyone who has ever seen our one-year-old son scoot his cute little baby body across the floor.

Why is your baby crawling like that? Is this for real? What the H is going on here? I mean seriously, whaaaaaattt???
– Just About Everyone

Well, everyone, thanks for the question. So here’s the thing about crawling: babies do it lots of different ways.

A. Standard Crawling B. Hands-and-Feet Crawling C. Step-Crawl Mix D. Creeping E. Scooting F. Step-Scoot Mix Using Three Limbs

A. Standard Crawling  |  B. Hands-and-Feet Crawling  |  C. Step-Crawl Mix  |  D. Creeping  |  E. Scooting  |  F. Step-Scoot Mix Using Three Limbs

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