Your little one is developing normally and hitting milestones on time – you know this for a fact. It pleases you when your family tell you how wonderful he is progressing.
Still, you can’t help but feel insecure when you notice that a friend’s baby of the same age is crawling a little earlier and making babbling sounds ahead of yours.
You tell yourself you don’t care about these differences but deep down inside, maybe you do. It’s hard not to get caught up in the competition trap.
Here are suggestions to help you avoid this parenting hazard.