Covid-19 · Fostering · Parenting

When is it good enough?

Teaching kids the responsibilities of life is a tough job. You'd think the basics would be simple... be nice, look after your stuff, do what you're supposed to do... I can't even get past those without thinking of the challenges. I mentioned in a previous post the quick Social Media check that revealed there was… Continue reading When is it good enough?

Covid-19 · Fostering · Parenting

When things don’t go like we hope

Have you ever been absolutely sure of something only to find out you were wrong? Have you had a sense that you knew something was right...or going to happen... and then it isn't, or didn't! What do you do with that disorienting state? There is a lot of information out there for us to process.… Continue reading When things don’t go like we hope

Covid-19 · Fostering · Parenting

Hindsight for 2020

Reflecting on one more blog post from 2020. Many people started 2020 talking about clear vision. What do you need clarity in? I touched on it in this blog post... https://othermother.blog/2020/01/10/2020-clarity/ So what became clearer for you in 2020? We all started the year with a certain level of optimism and hope for what could… Continue reading Hindsight for 2020