All of a sudden, she has lost most of her baby fat.
All of a sudden, she uses sophisticated language, peppering her sentences with words like "actually," "because," and "almost."
All of a sudden, she can talk about what happened yesterday or what is going to happen tomorrow.
All of a sudden, she wants to dress herself, brush her own teeth, and make her own breakfast.
All of a sudden, she is a skilled negotiator. Bargaining is her tool, and a combination of cuteness and manipulation is her currency.
All of a sudden, I'm supposed to refer to her as a "preschooler" rather than a toddler.
All of a sudden, she gets out of bed in the morning and opens her door on her own, padding down the hallway to startle me from my deep sleep. Gone are the toddler's cries to be retrieved from her bed.
All of a sudden, she asks me questions to which I don't know the answers.
All of a sudden, she is gentle and motherly towards babies and toddlers.
All of a sudden, she is all girl.
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All of a sudden, I'm going to have another baby and she won't be the tiny one anymore.