You may find you want to superglue your tyke to your side. But go ahead and let them go on that sleepover or big school trip with the other kids, as long as they're properly supervised. You need to loosen your grip someday, so make it today.
Your innate sense of pride might end up getting in the way of an important relationship -- so make sure that you're keeping yourself as humble as possible. You're probably in a good mood, at least!
The best lesson from Mediterranean cooking is to find the best ingredients possible and do as little as necessary. Try serving fresh ricotta (it's a surprisingly easy recipe) sweetened with honey and topped with fresh, seasonal fruit.
Are you saving pennies only to waste dollars? Think before you buy another $30 face powder that makes you look blotchy and pale. In certain cases it's better to pay for a higher-end product if you'll actually use it.