Why do we apologize for crying?

I was talking to another mom who has watched her child succumb to addiction which is equal to watching them self destruct. Do you know how hard that is? Your child is doing something you know is destructive and deadly yet there’s not a damn thing you can do to fix it or stop them.

All you can do is work on yourself and hope that setting those boundaries and working on how you communicate and express love will inspire a recovery effort. The truth is, we cannot do this for them.

So while we were talking about all this, … Read more...