Romanticizing parenting

The truth is , being a Dad, a parent , etc... Is an imperfect process with imperfect beings and imperfect love... Making the effort to get it all 'right'... Full disclosure... I suck at a lot of this stuff. I'm not as patient as I'd like to be. I'm more controlling than I ever realized. I can be harder than I actually want. I struggle between properly disciplining, and wanting to be liked... This Daddy thing can be difficult and is a struggle at times.Ā  That's my truth, and a far too unspoken truth for many.

To the Depressed new Dad

The following is in response to an article on The Guardian submitted by a "depressed new dad". The original source article "What Iā€™m really thinking: the depressed new dad" can be found here.Ā Ā    Dear Depressed New Dad~ I feel your pain my friend. One thing I can assure you, is that you are not…