Divorce or a separation is a tough time for everyone involved, but it can be especially tough on the children. Divorce is a big stressor but for children, it can be especially difficult. If one parent leaves the home, it can cause separation anxiety and other worries. Your child may start to regress in behaviors, revert to baby talk, act out, or show signs of depression. Ensuring that your child is looked after properly during this time is important.
When the good die young it tends to put life into perspective. Fighting with your spouse, yelling at the kids, not taking time for yourself, all for what? You love your spouse, you love your kids, and you most definitely should be loving yourself. So why spend so much energy on so much negative?
When The Good Die Young
I heard today that a rep I’ve worked with, Julie from Tractenberg & Co. PR, recently passed away (her family has set up a Go Fund Me page to help with expenses).
Everyone that has ever had a child will tell you so many wonderful things about having children that you’ll wonder why you didn’t start sooner. Until you do and you realize most of it was all lies, or half-truths, or however you want to sugar coat it. Having a child is a blessing, but it’s also a nightmare, one that lasts for at least 18 years…and sometimes beyond.
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Taking the time to get to know a person reveals a lot more about you, and them. Sometimes we are faced with people and situations that we instantly feel uncomfortable with, trusting your gut is important, but so is trusting in people.
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