Parenting isn’t easy. Especially as soon as your children learn how to walk, or worse — run. Nothing can get your heart racing faster than losing track of your child, even for one second. Here, parents share their stories of times when they accidentally lost their children.
Alicia Allen writes about when she was out shopping with her two year old daughter and her brother. She briefly looked away from her daughter so that she could see her brother show off his new hat.