parents

The boundless love a parent has for their child is matched only by their capacity to embarrass them.

Toni alanis5 hours ago
Raising a Son
Before I begin writing this—I want to say that these are only my personal views on today's world. These are my opinions and just that, but a huge part of me feels this needs to be heard. I am a first ...
She Shouldn't Have Fought
Warning: This story contains mentions of abuse. She shouldn’t have fought. It still hurt to move. The bruises were an ugly shade of blue and purple splotches that covered her skin. It would be another...
Sylvia Smith2 days ago
Top 5 Games That Bring Families Together
When it comes to spending time as a family, game night is always a good idea. From burping to bottles and every sleepless night in between, you don't have much of an opportunity to think about spendin...
Josiah Diener2 days ago
Tired Dad of Five
Hello, I’m a tired dad of five. Let it be known, as I write this story, I have one of my 12-week-old twins sleeping on my chest. Which at this point in my life, seems like icing on the cake. *Allow me...
Jade Renteria5 days ago
Life as a Kid
What was life like as a kid? Hmm, what was my life like as a kid? It's a tough question... To be honest, I didn't remember my childhood. Maybe it's because I didn't have a good one. I thought I had a ...
Blair Welcome5 days ago
Loving the Humans Who Created You
Breaking and accepting the cycle of things you were taught and rise above
Kai Grace6 days ago
Maybe
In my early years, my journal and I had a very special, very sacred bond. We went to school together, we laughed together, we cried together, and sometimes we just stared at each other blankly, waitin...
Aurelie Jones6 days ago
One Parent
Life is fine, I tell this myself. I tell this to myself so often I nearly convince myself it is true. The memories of him are vague and not full of love, nothing terrible. He never hurt me, at least n...
Val Padi7 days ago
You're Not Here Anymore and That’s Okay
The day you got sick was the day that everything in my past came back to my head in my thoughts. When we were younger we had it very hard, you were a strict old school Mexican dad. Your beliefs were t...
Sonica M9 days ago
Fathers
Fathers always leave their mark on their children. A father may easily underestimate their importance in the lives of their children, especially during the first few years of their lives, when the chi...
Tristan Langford10 days ago
Father Daughter
Happy Father’s Day to the man who created me. The man half responsible for my existence. Even though you weren’t there during my upbringing, you shaped my life in many ways. As a child, I remember sit...
Dee Good10 days ago
Moded AF
Being an 80s baby always made me feel special, it was just a good time to be born. June of 1985 to be specific. In my younger years, I remember being a happy kid. One of my favorite things, 'til this ...
Rebecca Hale12 days ago
You're Allowed to Be "Selfish"
You would do anything for your child. I see you, mamma. I see you give up precious moments of sleep and alone time to calm your crying baby. You see your child as the most prized possession, and how l...
Clarissa Wallace19 days ago
The Love of a Daughter
When I was younger, my mom was a single mom for a long time. My biological father was (is?) a drug addict, and I haven't seen him since I was 12. I was adopted by my sister's dad and years later I was...
Caitlyn Hulej20 days ago
Just When You Think Everything Is Going Right...
I was already working full-time, so with both incomes we were on the right track to buying a home of our own. It had only taken us six years of struggling to get where we are. A new car, financial fre...
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Sasha McGregor21 days ago
Getting Ready for Family Pictures: What You Should Know
Getting ready for family portraits can be a lot more work than people would imagine. First, most portraits demand a clean look. Second, you will need to decide what kind of background or scenery you w...
HowToFind .com21 days ago
Values for Living Together as a Family
We parents have the responsibility to transmit values to our children, in many cases we transmit only those that we have learned and practiced more regularly in our lives, but there are some values th...
Aimes Israel23 days ago
How Am I Responsible for Two People's Emotions, Including My Own?
My family has been the most important part of my life. I love them endlessly and unconditionally. I want them to be proud of me, and I want them to want me to be happy. I want a relationship with them...