|Please don't barf on me; please don't barf on me; please don't barf on me (again).|
Every parent I've ever talked to espouses the idea that it's "good" for a kid to get sick early on. "It helps build up their immune system," seems to be the favorite reasoning. And I agree. Wait, I take that back. I agreed.
You see, every parent believes such things--until it's your kid who's sick. When it's your turn, you'd do anything to take it away from them; in those moments where your child feels icky, "building up their immune system" seems like the dumbest darn reason in the world for your baby to suffer.
In other news, her top four teeth have been trying to find daylight for about a month now, and this morning they finally broke through! YAY! We've officially gone from two to six teeth overnight (plus a sliver of a molar). What a big girl!