This mentality in our culture of the “perfect mom” has to go. As a fellow drowning mom, I applaud your honesty in this piece. thank you for sharing your struggles. We have to normalize that parenting can be both hard AF and rewarding at the same time — that it’s ok to feel totally overwhelmed and burnt out at times.

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