Darkness is your candle.
Your boundaries are your quest.
You must have shadow and light source both.
Listen, and lay your head under the tree of awe.
--Rumi

Palpable Dark & Light: Parenting in the COVID Era

Palpable Dark & Light: Parenting in the COVID Era

Apr 14, 2020-- "A harsh light has illuminated the cobwebs that cloud my spirit. Subtle expectations, the drive to produce, a persistent need for external validation, a victim mentality, a relentless checklist of logistical calculations (Kids lunch? Check. Dinner prepped for tomorrow? Check.Time for a quick run in between meetings? Check. Check. Check. Check. Oops, missed that one. Check again.)" During a rare stretch of quietude on a recent afternoon, a mother of two young ones sat down to pen some reflections on her experience of parenting in the midst of a global pandemic. (3729 reads)


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Take ActionHow are you experiencing the light and dark in this moment? Take a moment to capture your reflections. For more inspiration, here is a platform that offers a multitude of resources for families during this period. [more]



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