I’ve got a tween and a teen, and I’m terrified. I asked my fellow #RealityMoms what I’m looking at over the next few years. They didn’t pull any punches.
I’m working on appreciating the child rearing rapids more, secure in the knowledge that moments of calm are ahead. I know there is beauty in both.
“Five more minutes.” This is my older son’s habitual plea as my husband and I…
When you think you’re holding space for someone and you’re preoccupied with something else, you’re really not holding space.
Take your kids something they forgot, you are not teaching them responsibility. Help with homework, you are a Tiger Mom. Go overboard on a school project, you’re doing it to make yourself look good. Sign your kid up for too many activities, you’re going to stress them out.