Above All Else Be Kind

๐˜๐จ๐ฎ ๐ง๐ž๐ฏ๐ž๐ซ ๐ค๐ง๐จ๐ฐ ๐ก๐จ๐ฐ ๐ฅ๐จ๐ง๐  ๐ฒ๐จ๐ฎ๐ซ ๐ฐ๐จ๐ซ๐๐ฌ ๐ฐ๐ข๐ฅ๐ฅ ๐ฌ๐ญ๐š๐ฒ ๐ข๐ง ๐ฌ๐จ๐ฆ๐ž๐จ๐ง๐žโ€™๐ฌ ๐ฆ๐ข๐ง๐ ๐ž๐ฏ๐ž๐ง ๐ฅ๐จ๐ง๐  ๐š๐Ÿ๐ญ๐ž๐ซ ๐ฒ๐จ๐ฎโ€™๐ฏ๐ž ๐Ÿ๐จ๐ซ๐ ๐จ๐ญ๐ญ๐ž๐ง ๐ฒ๐จ๐ฎ ๐ฌ๐ฉ๐จ๐ค๐ž ๐ญ๐ก๐ž๐ฆ – unknown โฃ
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Being a parent is hard. Itโ€™s beautiful, but itโ€™s hard. Being a parent when the whole world is changing, whether we like it or not, is hard. We are being forced to make decisions that none of us couldโ€™ve ever imagined when we yelled ๐‡๐€๐๐๐˜ ๐๐„๐—ช ๐˜๐„๐€๐‘ six months ago.โฃ
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Our children are watching us probably now more than ever. They are watching how we react, they are watching how we express our feelings, and they are watching how we treat people. โฃ
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I may make different decisions than you for my family during this time but I still respect you, I will never not show you kindness, I will not fill your inbox with judgements, unkind words, or pressure you to think just like me. I may make different decisions than you but the only thing I will ever call you is a ๐—ช๐€๐‘๐‘๐ˆ๐Ž๐‘ because being a parent on a normal day can be challenging but parenting as you watch your whole world shift is ๐—ช๐€๐‘๐‘๐ˆ๐Ž๐‘ stuff.โฃ
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Please remember that what you see on social media is exactly 1% of someoneโ€™s day. Thereโ€™s a lot you donโ€™t see and donโ€™t know about. Be kind.โฃ
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What is something positive that has come out of all the changes youโ€™ve faced in the last six months? Mine would be an abundance of family time I couldโ€™ve never imagined us having.โฃ

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