Member Articles

Write an article!

What I’ve learned in 3 years of motherhood

Who woulda thunk?

by The Tattooed Mommie  |  1809 views  |  2 comments  |        Rate this now! 

I’ve learned that no matter what life brings I am responsible for me and my own and that these are lessons I want to pass on to my son and that no matter what parenting guides tell you or what your friends say, each lesson learned is different for each and every mother.

I’ve learned that every moment is special and no matter how much you try to set up perfect portrait session, only to have it ruined last minute because your son thought it would be fun to try to burp and ended up throwing up on himself -- it’s special! That was a memory! Or even the smallest moment when they grab you by the cheeks and whisper “I love you” can be bigger than Christmas morning.

I’ve learned that I have learned a lot in three years. And I look forward to three more and three more after that and three more after that and so on and so forth.





2 comments so far...

  • I am sharing this on my Facebook page. This is WONDERFUL!

    Flag as inappropriate Posted by KathyHowe on 18th December 2008

  • darling that was beautiful...i have been a mother for 14 yrs. and i have to say the best is yet to come there are so many wonderful things u will expirience with him...i too live my life thru singing with all 3 of my children even while in the belly lol, my oldest just started high school and it's opened up a new world 4 the 2 of us we share so much i can't believe the things he tells me, sometimes i find it hard to swallow but i'm thankful that he is able to confide in me with his personal issues lol. stay beautiful, take care.

    Flag as inappropriate Posted by Lm3kids on 25th November 2008

Work Life Balance Stories

Check out our best tips for balancing work and home life.

Quick & Easy recipes

Browse our favorite quick and easy recipes, perfect for busy moms.

Ask & Answer Questions

What working moms are talking about on our question board!