Parenting is an adventure of its own but adding in toxic family members can make life much harder. There is just something about toxic family members that adds a layer of frustration to parenting. Not only are you protecting your peace, but you also have to protect your child’s peace. Here are a few tips on how to handle a toxic family as a parent.
This schoolyear my daughter was diagnosed with a sensitivity to gluten. This means school lunches aren’t an option as she needs gluten-free lunch. This means we had to pack her lunch for each day of high school. While this can be overwhelming it doesn’t have to be impossible. We have some great gluten-free lunchbox ideas in case you are also packing a gluten-free lunch!
Gluten-Free Lunchbox Ideas
I have found myself back in the tween phase as I parent my second child. With my daughter, there was a lot I learned about this phase. I am a strong believer in the fact that the tween phase is one of the hardest when it comes to parenting. They are between childhood and teen years with desires to be both. I wanted to share some of the tips and tricks that help us through the tween season.