Difficult, detached, tired parents raise difficult, detached, emotionally irrational children and wonder what we are doing wrong. Why we are so difficult.
I still have a difficult time expressing how I feel. There are times where I feel disconnected from the world and times where I feel like no one will ever understand me.
Your friends who think their pets are children will never understand.
Sometimes I slow down and realize that I’m already winning, right now, in ways that are way more important than whatever comes next.
The Breast Is Best Enthusiast
No one told me that when I got divorced it would feel like I divorced my children, too.
He is such a good man, full of warmth, and kindness, and patience, and loves our children unconditionally. But he’s not The One.
When you were growing up, you were used to having to speak over everyone else to be heard. Even though it’s kind of embarrassing, the volume of your voice is still louder than your friends who grew up in smaller families.
These stories are both beautiful and incredibly sad. Bring a tissue.
How many marriages is it that end in divorce? A third? Half? More?