Being A Single Mother Makes You Depressed And Angry. Stop listening to people who keeps on trying to tell you to try to be nice to your mom. There are moments when i’m parenting that stress can really hit me hard.
My kids know when i’m angry. Many single moms begin struggling with depression as their children age and develop their own lives and interests (sports, moving away to college, etc.). All that other stuff (cleaning, bulk cooking, pilates, sorting the garage) can wait until you feel better.
Let Your Kids Know How You Are Feeling.
If your mom was tuned in and loving one moment and then absent and emotionally unavailable the next, it very well may have left you feeling mentally shaky and anxious as an adult. Yes, anger is a hard emotion to deal with as a single mom but it’s not impossible to manage. That was my entry into the shame imposed on us single moms.
There’s This Meme Floating Around On The Internet About Going Outside If You Are Depressed And How It Will Help Your Mood.
Why it’s not easy to recognize. It should be taken very seriously. It seems like single moms are always heroes in the past tense.
Your Mother Is Only In Charge Of Her Life.
She makes excessive demands of you. I am a single parent. Sleep deprivation is a fragile foundation on which to cope with other challenges.
The Grief Over Never Becoming A Mother Is One I Will Never Get Over, Like The Grief Over Losing My Own Mother 23 Years Ago.
Calm down and remember, it’s consistency, discipline, and training that brings about your desired results, not their fear of your angry outbursts. But one thing i’ve realized is that when you’re on the receiving end of the anxious anger, it’s hard to do what is often needed most. “spa days” are a pipe dream for most single moms, and finding time to exercise can seem impossible.
Either She's Abusive Or A Narcissist.
I love my kids so much but sometimes it’s really hard to control my stress. That is a really high percentage. How to not take your child’s behavior personally.