Jul 17, 2018
Am I doing ok in parenting?
Am I failing in this thing that matters so much?
Did I mess this whole thing up?
If you come in search of answers in parenting and you find an approach that speaks to you, do you feel a higher pressure to "succeed" - in the approach and in your parenting?
So many of us ask this! And, from reading your thoughtful posts and comments, we see many of us worry that we are failing in Hand in Hand, or failing in parenting as a whole.
Well, we have news for you, beautiful parents.
You are failing nothing!
Counting Wins not Fails in Parenting
This week Abigail and Elle are talking about how we should be counting our wins differently, creating a mindset that asks why, and that can be celebrated.
We talk about finding the magic in good parenting tools - and then feeling lousy when we don't or can't use them well:
Well, what if you started asking why those things felt wrong, or hard, or odd for you? And what if you could count that as your win instead?
Because, guess what? You are never failing in parenting!
Join Abigail and Elle this week as they talk about addressing feelings of stress and failure in parenting, and how you can work past them. There's even a song about those horrible, no good, very bad days from Abigail!*
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