By Estelle Sobel Erasmus
My daughter is 3 1/2; young enough so I basically know where she is every minute of every day. When she's not with me, she's with my husband, or her grandparents, a trusted baby sitter or pre-school. But it won't always be like that-as she gets older she'll want more independence; and I'll give it to her-within limits. … Continue Reading ››
About Estelle Erasmus
Estelle Erasmus is an award-winning journalist and former magazine editor-in-chief who is a regular contributor to the Huffington Post. Estelle blogs about life raising a young daughter in midlife at Musings on Motherhood & Midlife. She is the co-author of Beautiful Skin: Every Woman's Guide to Looking Her Best at Any Age (Adams Media), and has been a featured author in several anthologies. Estelle won BlogHer Voices of the Year awards in 2012 and 2014. She is a 2014 Disney Social Media Moms, and a 2014 National Geographic Kids Insider. She has spoken about publishing at Folio MidWest and iRetreat2014. She writes regularly on travel, parenting and lifestyle issues.