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The Mommy Myth

Blame it on society, guilt or some weird conspiracy to keep women in their place (!)….but there’s no denying that there is a pervasive concept that motherhood is somehow all-fulfilling for women, and that a ‘good mom’ is one who sacrifices herself, her time, her health, her being for her kids.

(Ever hear that about fatherhood? But I digress.)

But, and I cannot stress this too strongly, that is a myth. Continue reading