I''m still confused. I've always been confused about love. Does that mean I never had real love? My love was real anyway. Maybe "real" should be replaced by "healthy." But my guess is I'll be confused by healthy love, too, since I never had it.
You'll never change your life until you change something you do daily. The secret of your success is found in your daily routine. Maybe adding a daily habit of more love with your child might make a positive change for both of you.
Literally send a hug card. There have been many times I've wanted to hug someone from a distance. A lot of times our loved ones are far away from our bodies & that's sad. And while actually squeezing someone you cherish is like balm to our souls, this is