I am grateful for the gift of motherhood and the back bone it’s given me. It’s made me make wiser decisions in my journey through womanhood. I’ve been lost in both journeys as one would outweigh the other. And I’ve been found in them both because my growth and understanding have reached levels I am proud of. The “hoods” that I’m walking through may look perfect but they aren’t. I’ll be honest it’s still a challenge for me to be true to myself and be a mother and be a spouse.
Every mom is a super mom in the eyes of her loved ones. Being a mom is sometimes overwhelming, demanding and tiresome. When I begin feeling these ways I always remind myself that I’m not the first and I won’t be the last in this motherhood journey. When the stresses of life pile on to what you already have going on, nothing is pretty. Motherhood has made me dig deep to find energy, patience and understanding. Trust me everyday isn’t always hugs and smiles. Sometimes you don’t