with-love-from-mops

With Love

Hello Mama, To be honest, my family has been in a season filled with teenager angst clouded by my own insecurity. I’ve been putting up a smokescreen pretending like I know what I’m doing. Taking off the mask and stepping back, I’ve finally raised both of my hands in a posture of surrender. My first-born is now a teenager and I have no clue how to navigate parenting an adolescent. Most days, I have no idea whether I am the root cause or if her hormones are determining her mood swings, tone of voice, distance from her siblings and unwillingness to