Cup of Jo has been working for 13 years (!) so we’ve determined that each week, we’ll be highlighting probably the most widespread posts from the previous. Right here’s one in all our favorites, initially revealed on March 23, 2015…
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Have you ever learn Amy Poehler’s memoir, Sure Please? I anticipated it to be humorous. However I didn’t understand it might even be sensible and sharp and dive deep into what it means to be a girl. Right here’s one in all my favourite components:
I’ve many associates who’ve had pure childbirth. I applaud them. I’ve associates who’ve used doulas and birthing balls and pushed out infants in tubs and taxicabs. I’ve a pal who had two infants at residence! In mattress! Her identify is Maya Rudolph! She is a goddamn child champion and she or he pushed her cuties out Little Home on the Prairie type!
Good for her! Not for me.
That’s the motto ladies ought to consistently repeat time and again. Good for her! Not for me.
What a superb mantra, proper? There are numerous methods to be a very good mom (and particular person), and we must always belief our guts; we all know that intellectually. Nonetheless, at sure moments, it may be arduous to not typically evaluate your self to others, after which doubt your self or surprise in the event you’re at odds in the event you’re taking completely different paths. However in the long run? “Good for her! Not for me.” Good.
Have you ever learn Sure Please? I’d undoubtedly advocate it.
P.S. 15 profession suggestions from sensible ladies, and 21 stunning parenting concepts.