I Am a Mother

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    My daughter makes me proud.

    ......isn't she just a doll???? 
    NotHisBabydoll NotHisBabydoll
    46-50, F
    15 Responses Oct 31, 2014

    You know it's been a crazy couple days

    when you don't realize you're almost out of diapers when you're down to 3
    sassygirl15 sassygirl15
    16-17, F
    1 Response Feb 29

    Today while picking up my son from his school,

    I had promised to let him play for a full 2 hours in the park. So ,here was I waiting with my daughter (in my lap) for my son as he was busy playing around . I observed a kid of around 2 years or more following my son where ever he went.Obviously that made him a bit irritated...
    KosmicKonnection KosmicKonnection
    31-35, F
    1 Response Dec 13, 2015

    My Kids Are My Life...

    I am a proud mother of two boys who are 5 and 1. They are my life. My day starts with them and ends with them too. They teach me new things every day. They help me become a better person everyday. Just a hug from my son makes me forget my worries. They are the reason I am still...
    littlestars littlestars
    26-30, F
    5 Responses Feb 3, 2013

    Of 2 and pregnant with 3rd.

    ...soooo hard!!!
    BadMomKira BadMomKira
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Apr 18

    My baby is now 4. Her birthday was yesterday.

    I'm fine with her growing up and whatnot. Like, I'm not sad she isn't a baby anymore. But holy wow it's really hit me I want to have #2 bad! My daughter keeps asking for a baby brother or sister too! And boyfriend is on board. I'm like excited but I still think waiting a...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Mar 22

    You know you're a Mom

    when you understand why Mama Bear's porridge was cold.
    KnockoutGnome KnockoutGnome
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Jan 14
    Heike38 Heike38
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Dec 30, 2015

    I Feel for my Daughter In the very early

    morning of New Year's Eve, I woke up and found my 19-year old daughter crying on the phone with her friend. I was surprised and worried about what is going on. Since I had to go out that morning, she just texted me that she will tell me about it when I get home. Later, I...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    10 Responses Dec 31, 2013

    I have a 15 going on 35 son

    and he is a great kid... Good grades, reapectful for the most part.. He has his moments as most teens do.. Except for the fact that he purposely pushes my buttons on a daily basis because he thinks its funny! I mean just annoying stupid **** for no damn reason at all!! Although...
    Eclipse2015 Eclipse2015
    41-45, F
    Mar 9

    i gave birth to my daughter yesterday :) im

    really excited and ready for the challenge of parenthood
    mommyJess mommyJess
    16-17, F
    10 Responses Dec 14, 2015

    I became a mom at a young age.

    my son was born on my first day of senior year. instead of dropping out I graduated high school with honors. I messed up a little bit after high school but I got s full time job and then I left there to go back to college. I have now finished two terms on the deans list. it is a...
    justmeealwayss justmeealwayss
    22-25, F
    6 Responses Dec 31, 2015

    I am a mother of two lovely kids.

    I have two sons. One is of 12 and other is of 9 years old. They are the most precious thing in my life. I still remember the feeling when i first saw my babies. Whatever happens in life will fed off when i see my children. I strongly advice wife's to have children of their own...
    PlayGirlie PlayGirlie
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Mar 3, 2014

    My boyfriend of 8 months

    and I broke up about 2 months ago. Recently, we reconnected and started hashing out what went wrong. One of the issues that came up was that I let my 4 year old daughter run the relationship. (Ex: If she didn't feel like going out her and I would just stay home. ) My boyfriend...
    KayElle24 KayElle24
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 12

    Boy oh boy.... I can't get the kids (and their

    best friends & boyfriend and girlfriend) to stop asking me to have another child.... It's a sweet thing that they feel I'm fun, energized and a great mom, but I am almost 40 and I don't want to start all over; God forbid I get pregnant again. I know my two teens mean well...
    notAloneWithYou notAloneWithYou
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Apr 7

    Today I got a voicemail from the school

    principal that my ten year old son left school, after telling another student he was walking home. The next half an hour to an hour was stressful. Yes, he reached home, luckily my husband was working from home, but our son hid from him, and a police officer had to find him for...
    JoannaBe JoannaBe
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Mar 7

    By this time I take time

    for myself... to relax and just enjoy it. Sometimes we tend to stress out over little things when all we need it to tackle the things that needs to be done and get it over with. Don't stress, get things done by looking forward to have time to yourself. ;)
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 19

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY SKYLAR BOY!

    Skylar is finally at the bright age of 3! Most people get him mistaken for a 5 year old due to his long legs and big feet/hands/head. Skylar is the boss of all things but a big mamas boy and LOVES to cuddle. He watches Discovery channel every morning while eating breakfast and...
    LexiLove18 LexiLove18
    18-21, F
    Apr 4

    Everything else might suck

    but when my son puts his arms around me and tells me he loves me-all is right in my world.
    bethany444 bethany444
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Dec 25, 2014

    I asked my daughter what she wants to be

    when she grows up. She said "You mommy."... After everything I did wrong I must have done something right.
    BOJ1988 BOJ1988
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Feb 26
    notAloneWithYou notAloneWithYou
    36-40, F
    Apr 17

    I love my beautiful son.

    He's so clever, handsome and sweet, he makes me very proud ๐Ÿ˜Š
    stephanie29 stephanie29
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Oct 5, 2015

    4th Dear Daughter letter Dear Daughter.

    .. ignore what they say https://loujann.wordpress.com/dear-daughter-letters/ please do not forget to spread the word... share it!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 28

    I have a beautiful baby girl.

    And I am pregnant again. I am so happy. Being a mother is amazing.
    Singlemother78 Singlemother78
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Feb 21

    I can't wait for my daughter to see her

    Christmas presents. She is going to be so happy. I love this little girl with all my heart. And watching her grow is truly amazing. She wants a sibling, preferably a sister. Lol... Yeah, I know. We'll see about that one. Her biological dad is horrible. But my fiancรฉ is more a...
    Singlemother78 Singlemother78
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Dec 24, 2015

    If you're a mother of small children,

    you know dinner time can be a battlefield. However, I am pleased to announce: for 3 nights running, there have been ZERO complaints/rejections at the dinner table. All 3 children have eaten everything on their plate. No empty stomachs off to bed and no food in the bin! I'm no...
    GypsyMiss GypsyMiss
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Sep 2, 2015

    I have two teenage children ( one of each )

    and I still take them across my lap for a sound spanking whenever they deserve it.
    StrictMomBarbara StrictMomBarbara
    36-40, F
    76 Responses Aug 2, 2014
    mynameisjoy mynameisjoy
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Dec 7, 2015

    What a mother wishes her daughter to know.

    .. https://loujann.wordpress.com/dear-daughter-letters/
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 26

    had an off day...my daughter is 2

    and im a single mother. she has been poorly for a few days which is tiring enough but today was so stressful and i felt awful but just wanted her to sleep. she had a nap for 20 minutes but was back to crying and wanting me to hold her. please tell me you're not all perfect all...
    Jemmmmmmaaaa Jemmmmmmaaaa
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 22

    Slept a few hours after working my night shift.

    Shopped for dinner goods. Picking up the kids... Gonna go home chill the kids with some cookies, milk & listen to how their day at school went. Meanwhile, prep and cook dinner... Dinner... Their favorite, enchiladas (a chicken & a beef), rice & beans Yes, at 15 & 17 years old...
    notAloneWithYou notAloneWithYou
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Apr 7

    My son is diligently working on a nest egg of

    his own ๐Ÿ˜‰ See pic above "If I had a dollar for every assignment I left until the night before"
    GypsyMiss GypsyMiss
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 5

    Best way to get kids to do their chores?

    Threaten to take/post selfies with them. Complete with awkward duck lips.
    poetryafterdark poetryafterdark
    36-40, F
    6 Responses Apr 14, 2015

    I love my daughter so

    so much! I hope God keeps her in my life forever and ever! ๐ŸŒน๐Ÿ’‹
    Clarityk13 Clarityk13
    16-17, F
    Apr 2

    I'm not a mother yet

    but I'm pregnant. I'm also homeless right now and its hard. but I have a loving boyfriend who supports me and we are getting an apartment soon
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Mar 24

    Them Crazy Kids

    I once served my kids toasted hot dog rolls for breakfast when I was too tired to make pancakes. This was shortly after my brother and I had a conversation about white trash at Wal-Mart, which our upper-bourgeoisie mentality deemed appropriate to spectate and judge. Later on...
    lottalatte lottalatte
    36-40, F
    15 Responses Oct 15, 2012

    today will be a whirlwind of kid events

    that I'm not really ready or have enough energy for. I'm hoping to make it to each one and crash, exhausted but content at the end of this evening. a birthday party, a band performance, meeting other parents...I'm tired already but I'll do my best
    goodwitchofthenorth goodwitchofthenorth
    36-40, F
    1 Response Mar 12

    Just finished hosting a successful impromptu

    pizza and Magic the Gathering party for kids. There were a total of seven kids including our two. It was really an easy party to put together, all we needed to do was order pizza, set out some plates, glasses, water, grapes, and clear table space for them to play. Four of the...
    JoannaBe JoannaBe
    41-45, F
    5 Responses Mar 11

    Gulped down my 3rd can of Redbull.

    Coffee never worked for me, however strong they are.. Not that i want to stay awake until now, but N is down with fever. High grade. Next scheduled meds to be taken is at 3am. 10 minutes from now. Might as well keep awake with you lots.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Mar 1

    And I'd like to believe a good one at that!

    But I do have a lot of guilt.. I have left my little girl at daycare for 9-10 hours everyday since she was 1! She's practically raised by strangers. All for what? So I could work so that we could have a dual income and be able to provide her with a roof over her head, clean...
    1Life2Live2015 1Life2Live2015
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Feb 18

    I am so happy and blessed to be a mother.

    I think it would be fair to say it is one of the greatest joys of my life to have children, and one of my proudest achievements that they are all grown to be nice people. :)
    ProfessorYaffle ProfessorYaffle
    41-45, F
    Mar 6

    I can't believe jay will be 5 months old in 10

    days. Seems like yesterday he was born. He's rolling over like crazy, chews on anything he can get hold of, and even sitting up though course not alone. Next month he'll reach least what to me is another milestone. He will begin swim lessons. It's more like getting babies...
    sassygirl15 sassygirl15
    16-17, F
    1 Response Mar 21

    ive a beautiful angel in my life.

    .shes the reason im still holding on...feeling blessed!!!!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 5
    AmalfiL AmalfiL
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Jan 6, 2015

    I'm still a mother. No matter what people say.

    Sure my children may not be here and are in God's kingdom now. But that doesn't mean they've never existed. Being pregnant is one of the best things that has ever happened to me. I was quite young when I was pregnant, the first pregnancy I was 16 and the second one, I was 17. I...
    HealingRose HealingRose
    18-21, F
    15 Responses Dec 9, 2013

    There are just SO. MANY.

    THINGS I want my daughter to know. Like: Girls should never apologize for saying NO. Say it to boyfriends, bosses, scary PTA moms and the pushy lady at Bath and Body Works. And own it. Because you are allowed. Every girl should own one couch that they picked out with...
    KnockoutGnome KnockoutGnome
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Dec 9, 2015

    Hey guys its Jake sassys husband.

    I'm proud to announce Henry jay was born this morning at 1241 pm. Both are doing well.
    sassygirl15 sassygirl15
    16-17, F
    12 Responses Oct 31, 2015

    I am a single mom of 2.

    .....I lost my husband when my kids were young...so it was tough but slowly got used to it....and started enjoying it. Even though I am a mother at times I had to be their father....taking them out for camping , football and other Daddy stuffs....so I must say i am blessed..
    Hotmommy4u Hotmommy4u
    31-35, F
    24 Responses Nov 23, 2015

    But 90% of the time wish i wasnt

    because being a mother dosent make a mum. My friends say im a great mum but i hide that i am failing in every single way possible.
    Lzamp Lzamp
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Mar 11

    The Perfect Mother??

    Long time ago a friend of mine came to visit me, all my babies were crying and I was still very calm managing the situation, then she said to me: „You do not look like a mother, you look peaceful, not tired and you do not have food spots on your clothes…” Is...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    20 Responses Apr 22, 2008

    My Angel - My Miracle

    When I was 17 years old, I had completely stopped ovulating. My doctor told me that I could give up on the dream of having a child. I was 17 -- I didn't want a child at that moment. I didn't even have a boyfriend. The doctor wasn't sure if the problem would sort itself out -- or...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    4 Responses Feb 28, 2013

    This morning Andrew surprised me a little.

    I went to the girls' room for a minute leaving him on his tummy on our bed. I come back and he's on his back. Somebody has figured out rolling over. Youngest of my babies to do so.
    southernlady32 southernlady32
    31-35, F
    1 Response Oct 25, 2015

    Lol ever threatened your kids

    if they wake the baby up again that they get to put him/her back to sleep. My 13 and 11 year old sisters were fighting last night and woke jay up. I told them that they do it again he's their problem. Took me 30 mins to calm him down.
    sassygirl15 sassygirl15
    16-17, F
    1 Response Mar 7

    I love my 3 years old son Enes & 1year old

    daughter Miray, alsa their father. they are my all
    miren1315 miren1315
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 14

    You don't realize what scared is

    until the first time your baby is sick.
    sassygirl15 sassygirl15
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Apr 20

    My two boys just left to spend the summer with

    their dad who lives about an 18 hour drive away. First two weeks is like a vacation for me. Then I start to notice the deafening quiet. Their laughs, their fighting. I miss having someone to care for, to cook for, to give hugs to, to make things better for. I start...
    Jrae1 Jrae1
    41-45, F
    8 Responses Jun 18, 2015
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    17 Responses Jun 30, 2015

    And it makes me think,

    the work we do cannot be compensated ever.
    KosmicKonnection KosmicKonnection
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Jul 24, 2015

    My beautiful baby girl is here

    and she is more perfect than I ever could have imagined <3 I love her more than anything and I will never let anything harm her. Welcome to the world Ariya <3
    bombsarenotmusic bombsarenotmusic
    18-21, F
    8 Responses Jun 6, 2015
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