Self-doubt is a regular visitor in adult life—most often an unwelcome guest at our emotional table.
As a parent, self-doubt is our constant companion! It starts when they are infants. What does it mean when Sarah cries? Is she hungry? Wet? Uncomfortable? Fortunately, there are only a few choices at 1 month old! So, our best friend is trial and error. Eventually, we get it right.
When my oldest was born, she decided to stay up all night and sleep during the day. Our young pediatrician told us not to let her cry— instead feed her, pick her up, soothe her, or change her. This... Read More