Motherhood isn't just a position we have, but a posture we hold.
"Joy is always a function of gratitude - and gratitude is always a function of perspective." - Ann Voskamp
Learn to grab hold of joy by changing your perspective. Let go of anxiety, selfishness, lack of motivation, and change the way you think! It's time to start living with a new lens that's focused on a better life.
Motherhood is a whirlwind. I have never been more pruned, or sanctified, than when I became a mother. Daily, I see my impatience, my lack of self-control, my selfishness... Even as I'm typing out this list of failings, I can feel guilt whispering in my ear.
It’s really hard to see my shortcomings as a mother because I know they affect my children. But to pretend shortcomings don’t happen, would only affect them more...
Being a mom made me severely controlling, and the worst part about it is I really have no control at all. I started to see this incessant need to control manifest throughout my pregnancy, but now I see how it’s all over the place in my life...
Happy Birthday, to my sweet husband!