How To Feel Supported As a MomThursday, May 14, 2009
Do you ever feel like you, as a woman, are wandering somewhat alone? In this day and age of the Supermom, I certainly feel it from time to time. All the "mom competitions" of whose child walked first, whose kid is on medication, who doesn't discipline their kids the "right way." We, as moms, tend to do a lot of one-upmanship. We need to be all things to everyone and admitting that we have faults or weaknesses in our parenting, our relationships, or ourselves is like admitting defeat. And it is hard keeping up that farce.