A parents greatest fear..
We went to have Reuben weighed this morning; we’re going to do that every week for the foreseeable future. And the scales told us that Reuben weighs a whopping 8 lb 5 oz!! Ok, so maybe he’s not huge, but he has put on 8.5 oz in the last eight days, which is awesome! His Papa still thinks he’s going to be a prop forward, but I reckon there’s a bit of Beckham in his feet already..!!
While I was walking down the street to the drop in clinic a little thought created a little dark shadow in me; now I know what the worst fear is for any parent: leaving the house without the dummy!! Thankfully, I had remembered it (!) and it soothed Our Boy at the appropriate moments! Here’s a picture of our bruiser: