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Why don’t I have help in motherhood?

I need motherhood help

Everywhere you turn you get minimal to zero help. Why does it seem no one is pitching in when you feel like you are drowning? You may be the mom that lacks any understanding of how to BE MOM. You feel your shortcomings are so great….

“How did I get here? I don’t know what to do with this child or with this house. I don’t even know who I am anymore.”

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Why don’t I know my motherhood priorities?

Priorities lacking

Motherhood is not just about motherhood but about womanhood, wifehood and the priorities of those roles. When you become a mother it’s assumed you have some sense of the latter two but many times that’s not the case. By the time I became a mother I was 29 years old, plenty of time to figure out what my role was as a woman. I was also married 3 years at that point and I should have had a feel for what that meant too.

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Why am I Frustrated in my Marriage?

Frustrated in my Marriage

From the Learn To Be Content Series

Sharing your life with someone else in marriage has many blessings and advantages but also frustrations. Raising children, running a home, jobs, schools, extended family all cause overwhelm which can lead to frustration and pressure in your marriage. So as I’ve been working on my friendship issues, I noticed my need for control, and ultimately the lack of it has created other issues, especially in my marriage. Imagine with me a moment…. Continue reading “Why am I Frustrated in my Marriage?”

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Why Don’t I Have Strong Friendships?

Lack of Strong Friendships Image

From the Learn To Be Content Series

Developing strong friendships as an adult is hard work. Many adults, young mothers in particular, don’t have strong friendships since they take time that we don’t have. Seems like everything as an adult takes work and takes maneuvering, but some things, no matter how much planning or crafting you put into it you just can’t control the outcome. Continue reading “Why Don’t I Have Strong Friendships?”

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How YOU Can Have a Motivating Morning!

motivated-mornings

 

Energy.  That’s what it takes to be a mother.  But how can you have the motivation each morning?  I don’t think I truly understood the term tired until I brought my first born home.  He never slept.  I mean up at night, early morning, late morning and the afternoon nap just did not happen.  It just didn’t.

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