Life simply isn't going to go as we expect it to. This year has made that painfully obvious to all of us, but it's always been true. And the better we are at adapting to that reality, the better we can not only face life's challenges ourselves, but help others do the same.
For many families, the unpredictability of life can make itself abundantly clear in the form of an unplanned pregnancy. When a teenager goes through this, not only does the situation seem overwhelming in and of itself, but the way their parents can potentially respond is a source of anxiety all on its own.
And that likely has a lot to do with why one mom's TikTok has gained so much popularity.