I tried to do this so many times, now I gave that up, I feel sad but I cannot do anything about it. They are not good at parenting.
Like Leonard at the Big Bang Theory, I too am over my mother’s not caring about me.
viobio starts and ends the day with Hope!
That is sad.
The big mistake that parents seem to make is that they don’t/can’t make sure the kids feels cared for regardless of how “good at” something they are.
But maybe we can “be the change we wish to see in the world.” Maybe I can care about my parents, regardless of the fact that they are “not good at” parenting. Why? Just because they’re trying, or they have pasts/circumstances/habits that get in their way, or just because they are people too. And my compassionate understanding may open up possibilities for me (e.g. when I noticed my mom’s insecurities that got in her way, it helped me see how those insecurities exist in me too.)
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