A narcissist is not just a self-absorbed person but is someone who functions in relationship with all-encompassing need to be admired and devoid of empathy for others.
Now that I'm on the other side, I can confidently tell you that what I accomplished in that year and a half was more life-transforming than the nearly 20 years of traditional cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) -- and that is not a result of my therapists over the years.
Those 10 seconds have wreaked absolute havoc on my second-born for the last two months.
If a person requests a soft drink, or says "No," to your offer of an alcoholic beverage, respect his or her response and move on.
The safest bet is to bring a device for your child that you've downloaded some shows and games on. It's helpful to also bring a back up battery or your power cables to be able to charge devices during flights.
At first, I thought it was silly. However, when my daughter found a rock at our local park, I knew it was a new hobby we'd have to start together.
This episode of Momfessions Podcast dives into the stereotypes and struggles mothers encounter when they also wear the business owner hat.