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4 Ways To Be A More Present And Patient Parent

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4 Ways To Be A More Present And Patient Parent

Being a mom is busy work You have constant, ever-changing priorities, and often depend on your child’s routine to create your own. This gets tiring, and when we’re tired, it’s hard to be present and patient - which leaves us feeling irritable and our children feeling ignored, and no one wants that. While it’s sometimes easy to find yourself so wrapped up in your to-do list and work, it’s important to take a moment to center yourself so you can be both present and patient as a parent.   This is easier said than done, so we pulled together a couple...

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Transitioning To School Is Stressful AF For Parents

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Transitioning To School Is Stressful AF For Parents

Our kiddo started kindergarten this year. This originally ran on Scary Mommy when our son started kindergarten two years ago. Oooooh the stress. It seems like a timely post to share again seeing as how we're all in the throes of the beginning of school. For those embarking on their first kindergarten journey, we're here for you! It's a lot in the beginning, but you do get used to it, and it DOES get better. I promise.  One word sums it up: Overwhelmed.  This process has involved a trajectory of emotion. Anxiety, excitement, fear, joy, relief, anticipation—you name it, I felt...

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