TPJ 95: 10 Reasons You Might Hate Parenting (And What To DO About It)
Do you ever hate this whole parenting thing? There’s absolutely no shame here...I think most parents feel this way at some point in their parenting journey.
In this episode I’m going to cover 10 reasons you might hate parenting, and most importantly what you can do about it.
[00:53 ] 1 - haven't come to terms with your own childhood
[03:02 ] 2 - You're still waiting to be parented yourself
[05:39 ] 3 - Your home is a mess
[07:29 ] 4 - You haven't stepped into your leadership role yet
[10:06 ] 5 - You're giving waaaay too much of yourself
[13:40 ] 6 - You're not addressing key behaviors that are disruptive
[16:06 ] 7 - You're not sleeping enough
[19:00 ] 8 - You're not making it fun for you
[22:33 ] 9 - You're comparing yourself to others
[25:18 ] 10 - You have a fixed mindset
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Full Show Notes: https://www.theparentingjunkie.com/95