Why is parenting so hard? We can blame it, at least in part, on the Industrial Revolution. But there is a way to relieve some of the pressure of parenting.
He was tired. I was tired. We were both tired. And that's where the frustration began. Ordinary Struggles My toddler son had woken up early from his nap--the only possible time a parent can really focus and get work done--but now half-time is over. He's awake and hungry. But when you're three years old and … Continue reading The Godward Struggle of Ordinary Parenting
I have the pleasure of being married to a wonderful wife who also stays home with our child. But I never realized how hard being a stay-at-home parent was until I became one. Stepping Up My Game In addition to staying at home with our toddler-aged son, my wife works full-time from home. She can … Continue reading Five Lessons from My Week as a Stay-at-Home Dad