Tag: Family & Parenting

The True Meaning of Compassion and Empathy

When a mother took her teething toddler out for a meal, a waitress’ kindness gave them both a sense of peace. Jessica Ibarra’s 18-month-old son, Dominic, was teething, being fussy and having a generally tough day. The pain of when various teeth come in for a child can cause irritability, excessive crying and night waking, and Dominic was feeling the brunt of it.