During a very difficult time in our lives my oldest was told “now you’re the man of the house”. As soon as that door closed I held his sweet face and looked him directly in the eye and said “you don’t worry about being a man. You worry about being a kid, a carefree and feeling kid. I can handle being a ‘man’ and a mom just fine.”
This isn’t exactly what this video is about but the effect our words have on children is incredible and powerful. Please make sure to click on the video link below. It’s a powerful message (not my video and I am not endorsed in any way).
“For my kids I was going to end this hyper masculine narrative here.”
Learn more: The mask you live in