"My Kids KNOW I am not perfect"
Submitted by The Imperfect Mum on Mon, 12/01/2015 - 14:09.
Perfection does not exist – yet as mothers so many of us are all striving for it. We’re all putting so much pressure on ourselves and placing so much emphasis on the “shoulds”...
We should always enjoy motherhood.
We should always want to ‘give’ to our kids even when there’s nothing left to give.
We should be present and ready to engage, play and be there for our kids 100% of the time.
We should always attend ALL of their school plays or sports carnivals.
We should be patient 100% of the time, never yell or lose our cool.
Where did this "should" word come from, and this expectation to be a perfect mum?
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