Our spinoff site, HerScoop, asks the question:
Was it just me, or did your mommy ego take a nosedive when going through your kids’ Valentine’s Day cards from their classmates?
In eager excitement, my kids poured out their love-inspired notes after school. And instead of sharing in their joy, I caved into my anxiety and negative self-talk.
Homemade cookies? Fancy chocolates? Crafts and hand-written poems? Full-on snacks in GD decorated baggies with custom-made notes?
Has Valentine’s Day become a new battle in the mommy wars? And has social media created a competitive space for women to live up to the Super Mom image?
Continue reading at HerScoop…