Confident mommy shouldn’t be an oxymoron.
I’m self-conscious about a lot of things. My weight, my frequently messy house, my 401k, my complete inability to make small-talk or a good cup of coffee. But one thing I’m not self-conscious about is my ability to be a good mom. I’m good at this gig damnit.
And I’m willing to bet that you are too.
But why don’t all the good moms know how good they are? One of my friends on Facebook recently made a comment along the lines of“Does any mother ever feel good enough?!” What I wanted to reply was: “Yes! And you should too!”, but I was intimidated by the chorus of “Of course not”s and “No mother ever feels good enough for her kids”.read more