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paristam paristam 8 years
I am trying to be a perfect mom, but guess what? It's just not working..... the dishes are still in the sink, the garbage is still in the wastebasket, the laundry is about to hit the ceiling any day now etc. etc. etc... But my son laughs really hard at my silly faces, climbs all over me, gets dirty from head to toe on a daily basis.
pinkpeonygirl pinkpeonygirl 8 years
I can relate to so much, it is lovely. Thank you so much for this post.
alethia037 alethia037 8 years
I think you sound like a pretty awesome mother! You'll be the kind of mom who will close to your kids their whole lives ;)
Rally-RE Rally-RE 8 years
great post ... i like the truthfulness. sometimes being "perfect" isn't all it's cracked up to be ... and "perfect" can mean many different things.......
nicolevanmeter nicolevanmeter 8 years
I'm not a mom yet but hopefully within the next year. It's nice to read a post like this and know that it's ok!!
FrankiLee FrankiLee 8 years
I love this. I have trouble with keeping socks on my daughter as well!
kikidawn kikidawn 8 years
Awesome post! You sound like a wonderful mother.
macgirl macgirl 8 years
Very cute family pic btw :-) Lilsugar, thank you so much for being a real mom. I am always so happy to come to this blog and find real post by real moms. I too have forgotten so many things to turn in. Unfortunately my son has a stepmom that is a perfectionist super type A personality (but loves him so I can't complain too much) and I'm often left feeling like I am the worst mom in the world. It's nice to read these kind of posts and just feel normal :-)
babysugar babysugar 8 years
LOVE it! You are an amazing mom who does juggle it all.
Jess8902 Jess8902 8 years
This is awesome.
Angelica Angelica 8 years
It takes a truly great and confident mother to admit all this. I can't help, but respect that. No one is perfect. NO one.
kty kty 8 years
that's a good post..
lildorothyparker lildorothyparker 8 years
I was a nightmare for my Mom about socks. She used to have to take them out of the package and feel the edges (where the stitching is by the toes) to make sure they weren't too thick then she'd have to come home and trim them further. I would scream bloody murder about the socks hurting my feet. I can't imagine what karma is going to do to me.
snowysakurasky snowysakurasky 8 years
nice post~ i can relate to some of these, especially the no bedtime.
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