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Around our house, we try to start winding down for bedtime around 8pm. This has always seemed reasonable to me. Some evenings go smoother than others. Tonight was one of those evenings where Nat (my precocious 5 year old daughter) made it very clear that she felt very awake! Here's our checklist from the sleepy time routine...
|Captured checklist using Notepad|
When I heard her say she wasn't tired, I recommended counting sheep. So, she began counting.
"1 sheep, 2 sheep, 3 sheep, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15...". And she left for the land of nod. I joined her there soon after noting I'd found my daily slice.