Fynn is at the point where he does a lot of things all by himself.
And that choice is not always the easiest. But we go with it. Encourage him, and nurture his independence.
I can’t tell you how many times a day I hear “No, I do it! Allllllll by myself!”
Sometimes there’s a smile, sometimes he’s concentrating.
Other times it looks something like this:
Occasionally even this:
But most often, the end result turns out to be what’s been desired all the time:
A little bit of freedom. A breath of fresh air. The confidence and pride that comes with being able to do something all by yourself.
I just hope he occasionally asks for help when the zipper snags…