The rewards of being a parent are priceless. And for many people, being a parent creates a purpose in life. But anything that is rewarding can also be challenging. And parenting it definitely one of those things that is challenging at times.

As much as you love your child, you are also faced with challenges. Tell us what some of your biggest parenting challenges are below in the comments sections for this week’s Weekly Commenting Contest.

Here are a few that other parents experience:

  1. Letting go of fear
  2. Trusting your child will be safe
  3. Over-parenting
  4. Interrupted sleep
  5. Setting parameters for acceptable behavior

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