Posts tagged step-daughter
12 Loads of Laundry

My oldest stepdaughter has this really sweet way of finding me in the midst of doing housework, when the other kids are off playing. Her bids for attention are quiet, sincere, and patient. I'll be in the middle of work at the kitchen table, making a meal, cleaning the kitchen, or doing laundry, and she'll come in and almost silently sit or stand near me until I ask if she needs something. Usually she'll answer that she's just "hanging out", and then waits for me to engage, which I always do.

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