What’s Your Authentic Mom Type?

The moment your child was born, you became a member of the IMA, International Mom Association. (Actually the IMA isn’t really a thing. I just made it up.) You survived nine months of indigestion, insomnia, and hormone-induced insanity for this great honor. If you became a mom through adoption, surrogacy, …

The 5 Reasons Moms Don’t Know Their True Selves, Part 2

In the last post we looked at three of the reasons moms don’t know their true selves—time, social media comparisons, and our fake world. This week we will look at two more. Reason #4: Fear of Selfishness Caregivers (aka moms) give loads of love and care to others. It’s what …

The 5 Reasons Moms Don’t Know their True Selves, Part 1

  It’s tough being a mom. First of all, there’s the loss of sleep. Did you know that new moms lose an average of 700 hours of sleep in that first year alone? Later on, nightmares, sickness and that darn blue light can rob you of the recommended 8 hours. …