From Scary Mommy: “I’ve developed a proclivity for habits my (naïve) pre-baby self would have deemed nonsensical. I’ve tried many forms of therapy — self-hypnosis, journaling, and chocolate (hoping to replace one habit with another), but nothing seems to kick my motherly addiction to the following …”
thing about parenting is that you never really know if what you’re
doing is working. You just do the best you can, and as days stretch into
weeks you keep trudging along until something happens that lets you
know that you have either failed miserably or done something right.
Recently something happened that let me know we’re doing something