The calm after......It's difficult being 3. So bold - taking big leaps forward. Inevitably, small steps back are needed. Our 3 year old still finds peace being carried. We both needed this.
It's good to talk about and acknowledge such difficult times. Share experiences, to know we're not alone, and that it's normal. However hard I may find it, it's always so much harder for him. He's always trying his best.
Carrying is almost always about so much more than the sling. And even when our babies aren't babies any longer, being carried can still have a profound effect on them.