Archive for the ‘Fatherhood’ Category

New Parenting Column – Dabbling Mum – Draw Close

February 20, 2007

A new column’s up on The Dabbling Mum.

“I loved bathing my baby. After I checked the water temperature with my elbow, I took great care to lower him into the tub. He splashed and played, while I did my best to wash the folds and crevices on my fat baby. I drew his wriggling body from the now tepid water and wrapped him in a soft, fluffy towel. He’d start to relax as I diapered, powdered, and dressed him. Then I’d draw him close as I fed him, his body snuggling into mine for warmth and nutrition…”

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