When the Future Seems Overwhelming

I must admit, from where I sit, here in a rocker in a corner of the nursery, the future looks daunting. Terrifying. Overwhelming.

I have charge of one sweet 10-month old, and already, caring for her sometimes feels like an all-consuming task. Her constant need of me, while certainly endearing, is also draining. Clichéd though it may be, there are times when I feel as though I am losing myself in caring for her.

This parenting thing is taking all I’ve got, and I know it will only become more challenging as she grows.

I’m writing about how I face parenting when it seems so daunting over at Mamalode today. (Hint: it ties in nicely with the theme of this blog, and applies to anything, really, not just raising children). I’d be honored if you’d read, comment and share. Join me there?

Family and Parenting

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