The Last Time I Put My Kids To Bed

A pep-talk on missed opportunities

Photo by Kelli McClintock on Unsplash

Last night I laid in bed with my son while he fell asleep. It was the first time in almost two years. He’s eight years old now and likes his space, but last night he wanted my company. It was probably the last time that will happen.

When it comes to parenting, last times are inevitable. Dozens of experiences I once…