We stay because underneath it all the truth is we feel super lonely, scared and unsupported. We feel like we are failing.
She pretty much knows he's banging around but she doesn't want to face it and avoids socialising now because she thinks everyone can see the shame she hides.
Over the next year I am going to zone in on writing a children's books series so we can teach through books not just our children, but ourselves. I'm super excited for this.
Our children feel what is happening already. They have access to find the information. We can choose to be their guides through times of turmoil. Here's the frame work.
You can not. Sorry. That was a trick title. My Cup Run Overfloweth, or the Well Runs Dry Visualise your children out in the hot dessert heat of the day, asking you to share the water in your cup with them. But, actually, your cup is empty. So when you go to pour, there is nothing but a slow drip.…
Parenting is not easy, we are learning every day. Every day our children present a new phase, a new learning. The last thing mums and dads, aunties and uncles, teachers and grandparents need is someone telling them they are doing it wrong. That their way is inferior to others.