I wish I’d got to this stage in my life with more control over the decisions I wanted to make, but had no choice. It’s only when someone close to us moves away that we bring into question what we’ve accomplished, up to that point.
In just under three weeks life will change again, as University approaches second time around. As a family we missed out on those early years doing things together, the way we wanted to do them and the sad reality is that we don’t have the opportunity to change things now.
As a parent I know how important it is to allow children to make their own decisions. Our decisions and opportunities only came about when my father passed, earlier this year.