I love my kid but I'm so so on parenting
I know I am neither the first nor the last to admit it but I would like to confess that I find parenting extremely hard. There is no question about whether or not I love my son – I love him so much that it can make my heart ache but parenting? Well I really have no idea what I'm doing, whether I am getting it horribly wrong, spot on or if I am just really crap at it.
To give you an example that I expect many parents can relate to, last week on yet another hot day of the endless school holidays we decided to hit the beach. With my bag packed with snacks, changes of clothes, swimmers, hat, sunscreen etc. I dared tell my four year old it was time to leave home. He moped, he whined, he growled, he threw himself on the sofa in indignation and he finished off his little rebellion with 'I HATE the beach & I want a new mummy.' Ten minutes later we are all having a great time at the beach – what a surprise.
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