When You Were Born


Materials

  • Baby scrapbook and/or keepsakes

Directions

  1. On a quiet afternoon or evening, cuddle up with your child to look at her baby scrapbook together. If you haven't made a scrapbook, look through keepsakes like her hospital identification bracelet, her baby booties, and maybe even a prenatal ultrasound image.
  2. Talk about the day your child was born, the day she came home from the hospital, how and why you chose her name, and so on.
  3. You'll probably enjoy telling these tales as much as your child will enjoy hearing them.

Copyright © 2001 by Patricia Kuffner. Excerpted from The Children's Busy Book with permission of its publisher, Meadowbrook Press.

To order this book visit Meadowbrook Press.


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