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Moms, you deserve to reclaim Mother's Day and make it a day that truly makes you happy.
Mother's Day is often filled with angst and guilt and conflict. Mothers are particularly good at taking care of everyone else, wanting to please people, keep the peace, and simply putting themselves last.
And some Moms have...
I never really liked Mother's Day.
For me, the early years of motherhood felt like one colossal failure. As a former perfectionist and people-pleaser, the pump was certainly primed for me to notice all of my short comings as a mother. I went into parenting already feeling defective and unworthy following years of infertility and neonatal loss.
Not surprisingly, all this “baggage” heightened my feelings...