Mrs Harvey’s Mum “we’re doing a negativity fast
I’m not sure what I’m most gutted about, not being able to be positive for a whole month or the realisation of just how negative I am, so many times a day. I have to say that this last 18 days have got me thinking about the fact that I want to be a more positive person not just for myself but for my family.
As a dad I get that, part of my role is to help my kids know they have what it takes to succeed in life and I really believed I was doing well on that front; the last 18 days have shown me that I’m not as great at boosting the confidence in them as I thought. I found that too high many of my comments to them contained words like Don’t, Can’t, Stop, or phrases like “You can’t do that