Parenting is definitely more than just blood, sweat, and tears. The day-to-day insanity that comes with it can drive you nuts. It’s as if it’s never going to end.
Raising kids is definitely the hardest task in the world. No one is ever trained and prepared for it. So don’t be so hard on yourself, okay?
You will get those moments when you just want to scream out of exasperation. It will totally amaze you how a little person can easily drive you nuts. Given those insane moments of parenting, there are times when you just want to give up.
When those helpless and hopeless moments come, stop and think first. Remember, kids don’t forget things easily. Here’s what Heather Turgeon of babble.com has to say about it:
Even though their memories are just beginning to ripen, newborns are surprisingly good at knowing what they’ve seen or heard before, a skill referred to as recognition.
So be very careful. Your kid’s memory is like a recorder. It will store your every action and word.
There are 7 endearing things recorded in your kid’s memory. To find out what these are, turn to the next page now.