My Daughter Said “Can I Say No?”

When a toddler just wants to be heard

David Fox
David Fox
Aug 11 · 2 min read
Source: Pexels

It was a normal evening. My wife was on a late shift on the hospital ward so it so I was doing our daughter’s bedtime solo, and .

But still, routine is routine, so at 8pm I told my darling two-year-old it was time to go to bed. She happily complied, grabbing her favourite toy — a…