When My Child is Difficult to Like | Part 1

When My Child is Difficult to Like | Part 1

Jan 09

What If I Don’t Like My Child?

“There are days where I don’t like my child…there I said it out loud. What does this mean and what do I do with it?”  Having this realization can be very guilt inducing for a parent. The first thing to remember that it’s not about like it’s about love.  You like someone because there is a commonality between you.  Other then genetics there isn’t a lot of commonality between a parent and child so there may be difficult moments, which we struggle to admit, that we don’t like our children.  Parenting well is a lot of work, rewarding work for sure, but a lot of work nonetheless.  There are days, and nights, where it can be exhausting and little things try our patience.  This week we are going to look into this topic deeper and discover what to do with these emotions.

 

Listen to today’s podcast for more insight on this topic.