I completely agree with this, Sharon. My sons are now 25 and 27; when they were little I kissed them on the lips — eventually that stopped, led by them, but I got kisses on the check and hugs and snuggles. I too think it is really important to consider when encouraging lip kissing of what kind of boundaries you are setting for your child and are they really wanting the lip kisses or is it more for the satisfaction of the adult? You are a good dad. A few years ago, my sister and her kids moved in with me, and I became like the second parent. How can I help myself if I am depressed? He wants kisses on the lips, smooches on the cheeks, raspberries on the belly, hands held, and more, every moment of the day.
The first time she ever kissed me, she was just a few months old and she leaned in and put her open mouth on my cheek.
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Also, while women with depression are more likely to attempt suicide, men are more likely to die by suicide because they tend to use more lethal methods. I co-run a fan page called Supportive Mamas. I went through infertility issues for 10 years, several miscarriages and then adopted two wonderful girls through international adoption. When a significant other begins to put time into other people and especially when you see the difference in those and your interactions, it hurts and can definitely damage trust. So i said nothing else, i showered after confronting her as i just mentioned, she showered, came to bed and I fucked her silly for hours, knowing for sure she was far more than a friend with this guy. For some people, sadly this form of affection - specifically kissing on the lips has crossed over into abuse aka has been one form among many ways they have been abused by older family members.