I would be willing to bet that all parents at one point or another get overwhelmed and just snap. Usually it’s something small and trivial, like a milk spill that interrupts our “precious time” because we have to now clean it up. And usually there is an underlying issue, like stressing over money, housework, not having enough personal time.
I can honestly say that I am happy with my life. But there was a time, not too long ago that I was having a heart to heart with my husband and I told him that I feel like I have forgotten how to laugh. My kids will tell me stories that they think are hilarious and I just stare blankly back at them or muster up a fake laugh. [Read more…]