So, given my last email, I have to say, "My kids LOVE me!" How about you?
Yes, according to recent research, the fact that our young children can throw tantrums around us is a sign that they trust us and can be completely authentic with us.
. . . if you want to read up on this and other early-childhood research/info, visit www.babycenter.com.
PS -- thanks for the initial feedback my sweet comrades and 'cheers'!