I Am Scared Of Failing My Child

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    Have You Ever Wondered What Your Kids Think Of You?

    My MIL asked me this weekend if I wondered what my kids think of me? I actually said that "No, I don't wonder what they think of me. They make it pretty obvious what they think daily of me." I know they love me just as they know I love them. One day they will understand the...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Sep 3, 2013

    Sad Today

    On my way to work is when I do my thinking, mostly about the day ahead and what it's going to bring. But today as I am driving in, I'm thinking about my kids and how this will be a last "first day" of High School for my son. I know there will still be many first in his life as...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Aug 16, 2013

    I Hope My Kids Are Nothing Like Me Or My Family.

    I love my family and I think I'm a good person, but at the same time, I hate all of us. I was raised in a loud big mouth cursing screaming drama dysfunctional home, I can say this now that I am out, but till I was living there, this was all normal to me, and I was proud of my...
    oceansun oceansun
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Apr 15, 2012

    I Did Not Prepare Him Well Enough...

    I'm very protective of my child. The day he was born, I said to him that I would never let anything happen to him. Needless to say, he's sheltered. As soon as I could, I started teaching him his alphabets, his numbers, colors, and shapes. When he entered preschool, he was...
    UpOnDaRoof UpOnDaRoof
    36-40, M
    6 Responses Sep 16, 2011

    It Hurts To Think About It

    I hear so many Mothers to be saying I will Give my Child everything they Want and need. I was one of those parents. I don't want to spoil my son rotten. I just want the best things for him. I am unemployed right now I feel like I am failing my son. I am looking everyday. It...
    matthewsmommy matthewsmommy
    18-21, F
    Jan 14, 2011

    I Hope

    I hope my kids have a much better life then mine. I feel I fail them as a mother. I didn't see until now I realize that i could have done so much more to guide them. They have been through so much. My daughter who now she is 25. She was diagnosed with anxiety, depression, anger...
    wonderMe07 wonderMe07
    46-50, F
    1 Response Jan 27, 2013
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