Mom life

How to Overcome Defeat in Motherhood

Today I have the honor of writing my first guest post over at Mommy Outnumbered!

A few months after I entered the blogging world, I met Yosh. She has created a beautiful blog full of practical parenting tips, honest thoughts on life, and glimpses into her wonderful Japanese culture. I feel honored and grateful that she contacted me about doing a blog swap. She has been so kind, encouraging, and helpful to me through this blogging journey. Visit her site, read my guest post, and follow her! I’m sure you’ll love her blog as much as I do.

“That day I was crying on the bathroom floor, I felt like I was failing everyone. The house wasn’t clean for my guests. The bags weren’t packed for the weekend. I was too busy cleaning to play with my daughter. In reality, my guests didn’t notice the house was dirty. Aaron was more than happy to delay the departure of our trip to help me pack. And Desirae didn’t care about any of it, as long as I was there to play peek-a-boo. I thought I was failing as a mother and home maker, but I was really only failing my own expectations…”

Read the full post over at Mommy Outnumbered.


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