Let’s just get it out there. It is tough.
It has twists and turns like no other road in life.
The highs and the lows are bigger than the highest mountain climb and there is NO instruction manual.
When we have our babies we gather and grow a support network.
Baby groups, playgroups, surrounding ourselves with other people doing what we are doing. Supporting and nurturing ourselves through this new time, safe in the knowledge that everyone else has hard times too.
Then that all stops.
Life gets in the way and we muddle along knowing everyone else has struggles too but not really looking to talk about it.
This is our first full day dedicated to parents.
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Our membership parents told us that they need this.
So, we provided it.
The HOW People are there for our teens. The HOW Inspire membership is for teen girls 11-16 yrs all over the world to connect, learn and be inspired.
Every teen girl comes with parents or...
It has been a long month at the end of a very long year.
The curved ball thrown at many of us this weekend has been a tough one to take and so many people are left disappointed.
It is tough to stay positive, it is hard to remain resilient.
Surely, this whole experience will make us more capable as a human race of dealing with things that are thrown at us in the future. I was looking at our blog, to get things up and running with more regular content in 2021, and came across a post I wrote while in Canada on 2nd April before returning to the UK.
Everything written on that day remains in place today.
The feelings, the advice, the uncertainty. We have been living with this for 9 months now and even though so many of us feel very lucky to have steady jobs, a roof over our heads, a garden, loving families and food on the table when so many people around us are really struggling it is still hard for each and everyone of us in different ways.
So, be kind on yourself and others this week....