It’s not even just about the stain-free clothes or the perfectly combed hair.
It’s the earliest taste of cake for their first birthday.
It’s the short haircut because someone decided to cut their own bangs
- the haircut that you can finally laugh about.
It’s the sports that means early weekend mornings and extra loads of laundry - and friends for life.
It’s going away to college for the first time after high school.