Fill your children with good thoughts before they go to bed. Ask them about their favorite part of the day, praise them for a good deed, pray with them, and tell them they’re the best gift God ever gave you. They’ll fall asleep feeling ten feet tall.
In The Ocean Air by Johanna Harmon. A gorgeous depiction of a mother's love for her daughter, and the daughter's total relaxation in her mother's arms (look at the child's feet--relaxed! Nothing compares to the feeling of a child fitting into your body.