This is the tree pose, right?
Sometimes as a parent, with all the advice, and opinion flung at you, you can feel a little like a leaf on the autumn breeze.
You try to get grounded by educating yourself, reading around, listening to experts. Sometimes you try to voice your concerns, but the roar from all that hot air can make it feel that our views as parents can’t really be heard above the din.
Like the wind, the advice changes. Just as you think you have it nailed, whoosh, some new guidance comes in and you are off again, wondering where you will land this time.
Perhaps that’s why, when parenting, it’s important that we don’t forget our roots. Continue reading