As it turns out, I must be doing something right after all. Fifi made me this last night in VBS. The kids made a card for everyone in their family with something nice written about all of them. This just melted my heart. She told me, 'Really, Mum, you do always listen.'
I think of all things she could've said about me, that was the most meaningful.
(And I love that Dad is smart, because he really is. Like freaky, irritatingly smart.