You have the right to mess up your own life, but you don't have the right to mess up a child's life. #amen

The Minutiae of Motherhood

College mom Germaine Defendi shares her story about 're-nesting' in anticipation of her daughter returning from her freshman year of college.

It was the hardest decision of my life and I knew I'd be looked at as me abandoning them....Reality is step back and really look at it I was giving them life and the ultimate love by giving them the best thing for them a great life. I am now healed and motivated to show them my side and my reasoning for doing what I did. There is always a bigger truth to the "story" they were told.

Happy mothers day photos from kids Image quote reads.There is no greater warrior than a mother protecting her child.

It's important to take a look at what we're doing (or not doing) every single day as parents and think of how it will shape our kids and their future. Single Mom Quotes #mom #motherhood

As a good mother and father, we should think of things that we do every day and how it will shape our kids and their future. Only goal as a mother: Raise children that don't have to recover from their childhood!

For real. I can think of one. My heart was already was already in process of heal. But #5 is the truth. Be real.

Narcissism - If you're in a relationship full of ups & downs and your'e constantly trying to prove your love and get back what you had in the beginning - look up Narcissism.

Narcissistic father A Help for narcissistic sociopath relationship ex leveraged his children against their Mother and I called him out on it and got the discard..he also said she abandoned them and they told her to get out ..lot of drama..glad I am out!!

Narcissistic Father - when dad uses the kids for his own narcissistic supply! Some adult kids will never see the truth about this.