Kinderlove: Ceremonious Slowness

photo from Rose & Crown, which always seems to embody a ceremonious slowness to me

I don’t love all of Janet Lansbury’s stuff, but I did really love this post, ‘How To Love a Diaper Change’, mostly for this quote:

“One generally finds that infants are the most content and cheerful in the hands of mothers who move with ceremonious slowness.” –Dr. Emmi Pikler

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