When it was finally time for our son to say goodbye to his pacifier, we attached it to helium balloons, and he released it into the sky. We recorded the event, and when we showed it to family, he felt a sense of accomplishment rather than a sense of loss.
This article appeared in the February/March 2016 issue of Thriving Family magazine. Copyright © 2016 by Sara Hague. Used by permission. ThrivingFamily.com.
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