a mother's perspective

A Mother’s Life: From A Child’s Perspective

Being a mother is far from easy. Those who argue otherwise have likely never seen a mother in action. The juggling of tasks required, the never-ending energy one must summon to be present for a child. A mother’s job is never over, even once the child has been tucked into bed and kissed goodnight. Especially if that child refuses to fall into a peaceful slumber [...]
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How to Know When It's Time to Give Up

How to Know When It’s Time to Give Up

Our society spends a lot of time stressing the idea of not giving up, sticking with it until the very end, and “hanging in there”. I can’t say that I, too, haven’t been guilty of using it as a platitude when some is complaining about life getting tough. The truth is, though, that there are plenty of times when giving up is EXACTLY the right thing to do [...]
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