Check out these 32 ways you know you’re a mom! You might try and fight these quirky habits that you pick up as a mother but before too long they become part of your daily routine. How many of these can you tick off?
If you sit in a room full of new mums the probability is that one in five of them are suffering from a mental health problem. Isn’t it time we started to take mental health as seriously as physical health?
When you have a baby the whole world and his wife will give you parenting advice. Much of it is just not for you or even a bit annoying but in amongst it all there are some pearls of wisdom that can help you along your way.
There’s no such thing as a perfect parent and, if truth be told, everyone is bound to mess up as a parent and make mistakes along the way. Let’s just hope our kids forgive us somewhere down the line. In our defence – we REALLY didn’t mean it.
The New Year has finally arrived and it’s a chance to look back and reflect on the year passed. So we thought we would put together a list of 8 things we think a lot of us could do with giving up this New Year!
It was a haze of hospital beds, nurses and bleeping machines when suddenly you were here, with that first exhilarating cry. I reached out and you wrapped your tiny hand round my finger and held on tight.
When was the last time you spent a whole hour enjoying something you really love to do and lost yourself in the moment? Does this lack of time for yourself mean that you’ve lost your identity as a mother?
It seems like from the very moment you become a parent the judgement begins, often from other parents. A recent survey revealed just how widespread this issue is with 70% of parents saying they feel judged on the decisions they make for their child.
Whatever happened to make you feel like you were totally failing as a mother today, know that other mums have been through it too. Having a bad day doesn’t mean you’re a bad mum. So go easy on yourself mama, and remember too the amazing things that you do.