You aren't imagining it. Battle days are increased during adolescence.
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Notice when your mood shifted. Just the first week, but she has been confiding in me and I can see that she knows who has been here for her. By a member of our scientific advisory board on 8 Oct Published on Psych Central. Write down the scenarios that occur most often which cause you to blow up at your kids and see if you can find what the real trigger is. The guiding light here is that this is not the time to shut down on them.
Ask yourself, "What have I been modeling?"
The rage. Courage to all. So I am the number one loathed enemy.