This is heartbreaking.
NYPD Officer Rafael Ramos is one of the men who was murdered on Saturday in Brooklyn, and he sadly left behind his 13-year-old son Jaden Ramos.
Following the horrible shooting, Jaden posted a message to his Facebook, saying:
Babies are adorable, and children are fun and interesting people, but what about that time in between? The T-word. Toddler!
Why is toddlerhood considered by most parents to be the toughest part of raising kids?
Our friends at Babble have rounded up all the worst parts about living with kids of a certain age. They write:
They suddenly have to pee anytime you go anywhere.
When I say I'm pretty sure I've visited every public restroom in town, I mean it. Newly potty-trained toddlers love checking 'em out. whether they really have to go or not.
Two words: coitus interruptus.
Road trips take at least twice as long.
Why? Here are just a few possibilities: Something spills. Somebody's blankie gets left at the rest stop and you have to go back. Someone has to go potty.
For the rest of the 10 Inconveniences of Life With A Toddler, make sure to check out Babble.com!
[Image via Babble.]