“I Thought Parental Leave Would Be a Break. I Was So Wrong.” Jeremy’s Reality Check

“I Thought Parental Leave Would Be a Break. I Was So Wrong.” Jeremy’s Reality Check

Jeremy looked forward to his parental leave, imagining a time of relaxation and bonding with his newborn. What he encountered, however, was far from his expectations. “Every day is a battle,” he confessed. The relentless demands of childcare took him by surprise, challenging his patience and endurance beyond what he ever imagined. This is the story of how Jeremy’s dream of a peaceful break turned into a relentless test of stamina and will.

"Parenting My Way!" - My Mother's Struggle on Public Transit

“Parenting My Way!” – My Mother’s Struggle on Public Transit

On a crisp morning, I found myself on a city bus, unusually devoid of children. Suddenly, at a stop, a young mother, Christina, boarded with her son, Joseph. Christina, in her mid-twenties, faced unexpected challenges and judgment from fellow passengers. This story explores the complexities of public perception of parenting.