Coping tips for a mom whose husband travels for several weeks at a time, our thoughts on whether traditional preschool is “necessary” when a four-year-old’s needs are being met at home, Sarah’s detailed response to a listener anticipating a planned Caesarian birth, and encouragement for a mom of three who wonders when her family will all be able to enjoy the same activities together. Join us for a jam-packed Listener Questions episode!
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Links we mentioned (or should have) in Episode 210:
- All our Listener Questions episodes are on this page
- Meagan mentioned the conversations about sibling sets (in the context of friendships) we had recently in Episode 207
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