Parenting: Patience on Christmas morning

December 15, 2011 11:16:37 AM PST
It's amazing how you can see the milestones unfold. Every year we take our son to get a picture with Santa. Last year the best picture showed him red-faced and screaming, doing his best to jump out of Santa's lap. This year, he looks serene, as if a picture with Santa is blasé. Santa just looks relieved.