Covering parenting and child development issues
"Have you ever been in therapy? No? You should try it. It's like a really easy game show where the correct answer to every question is: Because of my mother." (Robin Greenspan)
Funny? Well, it made me chuckle. But it's also the embodiment of what we fear as parents. Making mistakes. Spoiling our kids. Ruining them for life.
But parenthood is a 24-7 job that lasts a lifetime. Given those working hours, we're bound to make a few mistakes. And although our kids will probably forget most of our mistakes, there will be some they remember, and many that we laugh at once time has passed. But that won't be all they remember.
And so this quote also got me thinking. Because of my mother, I:
What do you do because of your mother?