You've got this!

Dear fellow parent.

I'm just gonna come right out and say it:  YOU'VE GOT THIS!

We might not know each othehr (or know each other well yet) but I'm guessing we can relate in a lot of ways because we're parents.

Lack of sleep, exhaustion from chasing kids around, anxiety or worry over everything, financial pressure...

I know parenting can be tough - extremely tough - and there are likely days when you feel like you don't measure up.

I'm here to remind you that those feelings just aren't true.

To your child, you are EVERYTHING.

To your kids, you can do everything.

To the people who matter most, you are perfect.

❤️  Alyssa

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My top 4 parenting hacks / advice

Hack 1
Trust your gut! There were so many times as a new parent that I ignored my intuition and went with what someone else (family member, doctor, friend) said and it pretty much never worked out. You know your kids best!

Hack 2. Ɔde ne nsa kyerɛɛ ne so
Gye mmoa no. Sɛ obi ka sɛ ɔbɛboa akokoaa no anaasɛ ɔbɛma wo aduan a, ka sɛ yiw bere nyinaa! Na mempɛ sɛ megye mmoa wɔ mfiase no na miwiee ase sɛ na mabrɛ koraa na (nokwarem no) mayɛ ankonam. Gosh, sɛ metumi asan akɔ bere a atwam no mu a anka mɛsrɛ mmoa no nyinaa!

Hack 3. Ɔde ne nsa kyerɛɛ ne so
Gye basabasayɛ no tom. Sɛ́ obi a ɔyɛ Super Type A no, mmofra a wobɛwo no ayɛ asuade kɛse wɔ nsakrae ne ahofama a wɔde di dwuma ho. Bere a mifii ase gyee no toom no mifii ase nyaa mu anigye kɛse. :)

Hack 4. Ɔde ne nsa kyerɛɛ ne so
Hwɛ wo so! Adwene a ɛne sɛ mmaatan (anaa agyanom) ntumi nkɔguare da anaasɛ wɔn werɛ mfi sɛ wɔbɛhohoro wɔn sẽ esiane sɛ wonni adagyew koraa wɔ wɔn mma ho nti —minya bi. Makɔ hɔ pɛn. Ebia wubesusuw sɛ eyi te saa ara, nanso enhia sɛ ɛte saa. Fa wo ho hwɛ di kan na wobɛyɛ onipa a ɔwɔ anigye na ɔwofo pa ama no.

7 nsɛmmisa a ɛfa m’akwantu no ho

Bere bɛn na wobɛyɛɛ ɔwofo?

May 14, 2018. Ɛyɛɛ nwonwa kakra, me dii me Mother's Day a edi kan wɔ awo mu na wɔwoo me babarima no adapɛn 5 ansa na ɛreba.

Na wo ba a odi kan no fie anadwo a ɛto so 1 no te dɛn?

A blur. Me babarima no dae yiye wɔ ayaresabea nanso na yɛayɛ nhyehyɛe afoforo bere a yeduu fie no. Na ɔsɔre nnɔnhwerew 1-1.5 biara na ɛkame ayɛ sɛ na mesɔre anadwo mũ no nyinaa a na me ho yeraw me wɔ bere a ɔbɛsɔre ho. Ha!

Dɛn ne ade a ɛyɛ den sen biara wɔ ɔwofo a obi bɛyɛ mu?

Tantrums...ɛwom sɛ ebia mɛka saa kɛkɛ ɛfiri sɛ ɛno ne asetena berɛ a yɛwɔ mu seesei

Dɛn ne super power a wopɛ sɛ wunya?

Me yam a anka metumi de teleport akɔ. Ɛno bɛma akwantu ayɛ mmerɛw kɛse na ne bo ayɛ mmerɛw.

Ɛhe na abusua akwamma beae a w’ani gye ho paa wɔ?

Wiɛ, COVID, enti yennya ntuu kwan sɛ abusua a emufo yɛ 4. Ná yɛayɛ akwantu ho nhyehyɛe akɔ Michigan atifi fam nanso na ɛsɛ sɛ yɛtwa mu. Yɛwɔ anidaso sɛ awɔw bere yi!

Dɛn ne ade a w’ani gye ho paa sɛ wo ne wo kiddo(s) bɛyɛ?

Kɔ nantew. Ɛyɛ anigyeɛ paa sɛ yɛbɛhunu wɔn adwene sɛ ɛretu mmirika denneennen na yɛbɛtumi adan nanteɛ akɔ agodie ahodoɔ pii ne hokwan ahodoɔ a yɛde bɛsua adeɛ.

Wobɛyɛ dɛn ama wo ho atɔ wo wɔ awofoyɛ mu adwennwen ho?

Apɔw-mu-teɛteɛ, kɔfe, ne bobesa. 👌🏼 na ɛwɔ hɔ

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