Given that mid-March, Sara Foos, 38, has been at property with her partner and their 6-calendar year-outdated daughter, Leah. From 9 a.m. to two p.m. every working day, the moms and dads take turns overseeing Leah’s remote kindergarten schoolwork and her biweekly course Zoom phone calls, and enjoying with her outside the house so she can get her “wiggles” out.
Frequently, although, Leah is on her possess.
“My partner and I try to make ourselves readily available to her, but additional normally than not, we both have appointments at the identical time,” reported Foos. “That leaves her to fend for herself, and I know she receives bored and lonely.”
Leah has reported quite a few instances that she would like a sister or brother, unaware that her moms and dads missing a infant in the tumble of 2018.
“She just would like to go outside the house and perform and