May 2012 Entries

Work Life Balance

Where’s Daddy? My wife, one year old daughter and I play a game that most other parents have played at some point; my wife will hold her and ask her "Where’s daddy?” and the response is invariably a wide-eyed scan of the room by my daughter, culminating in a big snotty slobbery smile when she locates me. This is a game and is fun for her but it is an important exercise for linking a name and role with a face for her and for enforcing the idea that when she looks for me, she will find me. So what ......