Motherhood is a brave journey. It has always been this brave thing to raise another independent, pushing the limits, melt your heart at night, love them forever even when they drive you crazy, human. That is what you are doing. Even on those tired days.
A letter to moms about real motherhood. "Life is messy. Life is full of defiant kids, spilled coffee, nothing for dinner, math pages not done, lots of noise, messy counters. It is full of late nights, relationship struggles, bills to be paid, and unrealistic expectations. But let me remind you - life is also full of sweet moments that are often forgotten when those you're a terrible mother moments fill our heads. Moments like the time you rocked the baby to sleep, great dinners, math pages…
From the moment that you hold your first perfect, wrinkly baby in your arms, the universe shifts and the title "Mom" is placed on your head like a very heavy crown. Being a mom is a profound responsibility, not for the faint of heart. Follow along as eBay shares seven things that all children would benefit from seeing their mom doing today.
Are parents of this generation becoming more selfish and narcissistic? Will the complaining and name-calling of children ever stop? Will parents ever find enough "me-time?" Will moms ever own up to our responsibilities? You decide and let us know!