A false alarm reminded me that this was just one of the uncharted and scary territories I was entering now that I was alone in the house without a partner.
I stood among the rubble after a particularly bad explosion and screamed in my head, “HOW MUCH LONGER DO I HAVE TO PUT UP WITH THIS?”
After the year I had I have realized that even though having a birthday does mean I am aging, being older definitely has its perks.
I’m hoping that this new year will find me a better parent. To help make that a reality, here are the 10 parenting commandments I’m going to follow.
Perfectionism is when what we expect, in our narrowed mind’s eye, comes crashing up against reality, and then there’s a mess.