“When our little people are overwhelmed by big emotions it is our job to share our calm, not join their chaos.” ~ L.R. Knost
Parenting is hard. It really is. Of course it comes with its own priceless rewards and otherworldly joy, but any mom or dad who claims to love every single moment of parenting is straight up lying. There are bad moments. There are worse days. It’s all part of the ride! While there are no perfect parents, try your best to be a calm one for your child. I guarantee that you’ll only feel guilty and beat yourself up after you snap. So how can you cope? Here are some tips on what you can do next time you feel like you’re at your boiling point.