3 Beautiful aspects of Motherhood!
Busy millennial moms often times over look the beautiful details of Motherhood. Today, I came across a picture of a young frustrated mother that went viral. As I sat and read the teary eyed woman’s online manifesto, I could sense the desperation and exhaustion in her post. She was frustrated and tired. Her picture is truly worth thousand words…
As a single mother, I have experienced situations that make me feel downtrodden and disenfranchised. Being a single mom is not for the faint of heart. The life of a single mother can being overwhelming and highly demanding. Sometimes things can get down right ugly. Whenever I feel myself emotionally breaking down, I try to remember all the beautiful things about my struggle. Here are 3 reasons why you should always feel beautiful as a Mother.
There is nothing “glamorous” about being a single mother. However, the love is real. The love my daughter has for me and I for her is undeniable. Our unconditional love for each other is simply beautiful. My daughter fills my heart with happiness. Children are very special people and they have a unique way of expressing their love. Although, my young daughter is still learning to speak, I appreciate every warm and affirming smile. I appreciate the gentle way she places both of her hands on my face and draws near for a kiss. I appreciate every belly laugh because its her subtle way of reciprocating love!
One of the most beautiful aspects of Motherhood is the gift of Life. Mothers bring humans into the world. although the totality of being a Mom expands beyond our reproductive organs, we should always feel beautiful about the sacrifice we made when deciding to bear children. All mothers make a sacrifice when we endure the challenges of pregnancy. Our selflessness is beyond beautiful.
Bonded for Life
Maternal bonds are beautiful unions that make being a mom worthwhile. The connection that we make with our children can yield love for a lifetime. The emotional bonds formed between mother’s and their children are a testament to the power of love. Although they may not be able to express their love verbally, children undoubtedly love their Mothers.