I don’t know if it’s really called separation play, but that sounds appropriately official. Whatever it’s called, I’m growing a thicker skin and don’t get my feelings hurt as easily. 🙂
Lia: I’m getting a different mommy.
Me: I’m not your mommy anymore?
Lia: No. But I still need you…just in case.
Well, thank goodness for “just in case”. Mommy’s not totally out of the game yet!