let's talk about
the wonderful journey of parenting.
here's what I know:
Being a mom of four kids (ages 14 to 5) is fantastic and I wouldn’t trade it for the world.
But at the same time, being a parent has been one of the most grueling, humbling experiences of my life. Truly!
On almost a daily basis, my kids prove to me that, wow, I don’t have (and never will have) parenting totally figured out.
The good news is that you and I don’t need to have all the parenting answers. And we don’t need to beat ourselves up for not being a perfect parent (because he or she doesn’t exist).
That’s why (instead of beating myself up for not being “perfect”) my main parenting goal is to remain humble and teachable.
I feel like God teaches me something new everyday about how to best raise my kids. Little by little, day by day, He's makes me into a better mom.
Today, with His help, I am "good enough." And, friend, you are too!
I want to share:
Three essentials I believe are key to being the best (imperfect) mom possible; and how I want to encourage you here on the site.
What's the biggest issue you have right now in your parenting? Let me know in the comments below!
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I'm excited to get to know you too and to share this parenting journey together!