Does the mere mention of the upcoming holidays cause you to gasp for air, sweat profusely, or wish the season was over before it begins? Maybe you know up front the holidays are going to be a struggle; which makes it hard to look forward to them. However, understanding what helps can make a world of difference.
What is your biggest struggle or challenge of the season? Skip the pat answers and go deep. The difficulty will be unique to each of us.
As I sit here pondering how to describe the difficulty my eyes well up with tears and drop one by one on to my lap. The screen becomes blurry as my fingers attempt to capture my thoughts.
Holidays are a struggle around here!
I don’t share my pain too often because I get so caught up in knowing someone else’s pain is more. You see I am a momma to loved ones with mental illness. The holidays are tough for them so speaking of my struggles seems wrong. Yet – I am the first to tell others .…………..
You can read my entire post and find out what helps in a season of struggle by clicking here. I am honored to be writing over at “Unmasking the Mess.” Julie Loos has a beautiful website where she offers hope when life is hard and messy. Please join me on her site to continue my post.
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