Are a therapeutic tool. Who knew? Our morning angst and drama has significantly decreased now that we can be in constant walkie talkie contact. (Of course it has only been a few days, we’ll see if it has lasting impact.)
Blitzen to Carrie, “Carrie, are you getting dressed?”
Carrie to Blitzen, “Yes, are you getting dressed?”
Blitzen to Andrew, “I’d like a bagel with cream cheese, please. I am almost done. I am coming downstairs.”
Andrew to Blitzen, “I left the guinea pig treats by their cage, over.”
And on it goes. The constant stress of a yelling kid – “Where are you? Where were you? I can’t see you and it is stressing me out!!” Ok, the last part was always silent but we knew it was there. We are either testing a new and fantastic approach that will help develop secure attachment or training Blitzen to be a trucker. Doesn’t matter – both would be useful.