There are plenty of times when it’s difficult not being with my kids. But what I can give them is 110% dad when they are with me. I have the rest of the time, when they are not with me, to heal and focus on myself and my goals.
Most teenagers will go through an existential crisis before molding their adult personalities.
All parents have felt this way.
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Planning for a family member with special needs means planning for a second generation.
Take your expert orthodontist’s recommendation into account, but also consider the severity of your child’s orthodontic issues.
It’ll do wonders for you too.
You can’t be an out-of-control, a**hole coach and be a good mentor or parent. Youth can’t distinguish the difference in your roles.
It doesn’t take a big leap of faith to assume that many American kids and teens have access to the internet, whether restricted or not.
The ideal is to simply ask them what they want, include some of their wishes on your shopping list and leave them waiting for you at home. Unfortunately, that’s not always possible assuming they’re at an age when they need constant adult supervision.
There are few distractions, so very little to stand in the way of making conversation, and so many opportunities to teach and work together: pitching the tent, gathering wood for the fire, building the fire and cooking your dinner in such a refreshingly unsophisticated way.
I was told I would understand one day. I don’t.
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If you want to incorporate creative writing in your family life, here are several things you might do.
P.S. I love you.
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