What I can take away from this is this was our first year separated. It was a long hard year with many firsts.
They teach us that we can make it through life’s losses in stride, no matter how tough they are and how much they hurt us.
“When she backhanded me in the mouth until I lost consciousness.”
Kids are naturally curious, so as you spend time with them outdoors, it’s easy to teach them about the importance of caring for the environment.
When it comes to raising our kids, there are millions of lessons that we can teach them
Sometimes I slow down and realize that I’m already winning, right now, in ways that are way more important than whatever comes next.
So many months of trying, of tracking, of ingesting hormones, of blood draws and medical appointments. So much time and effort. So many tears shed.
Laying the groundwork for effective compromise, especially in make or break moments, happens long before the moment even begins.