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Because I celebrate being real I am here to tell you that when you have kids under five years old you will be tired. You will give of yourself more than you thought you could give. You will look at other moms and wonder if you are doing it right. You will have to learn everything. You will learn your strength. You will learn that you are brave.
So dear not so perfect but very real mom, you and I are in this together. It's not a competition. It's a journey, a life that we're doing.This motherhood portion? It's part of our story - it's that part that makes us stronger, pushes us to our limits, sharpens our spirit, and unearths the hero in us...
Onward, brave mother. You can do it. Brush the tears away, do one thing, and press onward with all of the braveness that you can muster. You are making a difference in this world. Let me tell you that again - you are making a difference in this world. You, right now, who had the moment of doubt, now needs to brush that away and to start to see and remember all of the awesome things that you accomplish every day.
If you ever find yourself hanging onto your sanity for dear life during the day, then this list of 10 sanity-saving tips for moms is for you!