Parenting is just like sport. Just without the sponsorships (bummer).
I remember doing hurdles in high school. They were frightening. As I approached each hurdle my body would tense, my mind wondering if I'd get over it. I would, and with that would come a sense of relief. However the relief was always short-lived, because once again, I'd be faced with another set of hurdles and so on and so on, until I'd finally reach the finishing line.
Parenting isn't unlike a hurdles race. With each newhurdleissue, comes a sense of tension, until finally, youget over itwork it out, and then BAM!, you're on your way to your nexthurdleproblem.
Growing up, you might remember a time in your life when the only thing scarier than the boogeyman was your dentist. Over the years, you grew to appreciate your dentist and his or her service to your dental health, however, it did take you some time to grow into that mentality. Give your kids a…