We’ve all heard the phrase “it takes a village to raise a child” but less discussed is the community that mothers need to grow and thrive.
They tell us the days are long but the years are short, it all flies by, and while they’re probably right, the words don’t land the way they think they do.
She taught me motherhood is precious and not promised. It is strength. It is imperfect. And it’s worth every second.
Most mothers I know spend an outrageous amount of time questioning their parenting skills. I do it. I lie awake at night wondering how badly I’m screwing my kid up. I worry about the decisions I made yesterday and the ways they’ll affect him tomorrow. I’ve forgotten to register him for school, thrown out the… Continue reading i’m the best mom ever (and you are, too)