High need, difficult, and spirited children
You wouldn't wish your child on your worst enemy, or maybe you would.
He is the "centerpiece" at family functions and usually not in a good way.
Nobody gets enough sleep. Transitions are a battle of wills. Your child argues and/or melts down regularly. She just pushes your buttons. You are constantly putting out fires. Mealtimes are a minefield. Your child probably has strong likes and dislikes, about food, clothing and situations.
Being a mother is the hardest thing you have ever done.
If your sweet child is now an adolescent, you may have found yourself captain of a mutinous crew, wallowing in a sea of doubt. Or, you may have a teen making some bad choices leaving you with hard choices or "Tough Love."
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