Need help parenting? While you can dive into the ocean of parenting books out there, you might want to start with some basic guidance about how to best nurture emotionally healthy children.
If you are a mother who stays at home to take care of your children, you know that full-time parenting can affect your well-being, no matter how much you love them. Work itself is emotionally demanding, and you may feel that society underestimates maternal care compared to having a career. It can also be socially isolated.
When we become parents, our lives change forever, for our love for our children and also for the responsibilities of raising them. Just as we shape our children, our children also shape us. It is easy to see the effect that our children have on our lives in the first years.