Plastic Surgery...Take 3!


Practice Brave

I had to take Chase to get his 4 year old shots yesterday. Oye. I am now convinced it is harder to take a 4 year old because they can say things to break your heart. Plus, I can’t stick a boob in his face and make it all better anymore. 

I told Chase that he was a brave boy while he was crying but he disagreed and said, "no, I am not a brave boy." 

So, after going through a few breathing exercises so he could actually talk, I made him say out loud that he, in fact, WAS a brave boy. When we were walking out I told him that when I was pregnant with both him and his brother I cried because I was so scared to have surgery. 

Chase replied with a surprised, “you did?!” 

I said, “yes, I did.” 

I told him that I was still brave even though I cried. And I was so happy I got the surgery because now I have you and Dean. Being brave means doing something you might be scared to do, so crying is sometimes part of the process. 

Then I got to thinking…..I was intentional with how I handled this s…

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