Literally everytime my dd comes home from a night, experience or trip away she comes home to tell me how horrible it was. This time it was a class trip and the kids were mean,...
food sucked, teachers punishing, weather too hot, I had no friends, etc. etc. this is a kid who seems to have friends, whose teachers report that she seems happy and engaged. Gets good grades. 10yo. What is going on?
I have a DC like that- a pessimist. I think some of it is anxiety too. It's hard. I usually kind of tease her about it in a joking way pointing out the good stuff and we wind up...(more)6-17-2016 5:07pm