I’m so happy to share a feature on my friend and sorority sister, Jessica. Jessica is a fellow educator and boy mom who provides her honest outlook on motherhood. Thank you, Jessica!
Children: Boy age 2
Occupation: Middle School Math Teacher
The most rewarding part about being a mom?
The most rewarding thing about being a mom is watching your child change, grow, and learn new skills
The most challenging part about being a mom?
The most challenging thing about being a mom is feeling like you aren’t doing your best/not doing enough for your child.
The best advice about motherhood you’ve received?
It’s to remember that everything lasts but a season. (sleepless nights, tantrums, etc.)
How do you practice self-care as a mom?
Working out, shopping, spending time with friends.
Must-have baby registry product?
Favorite quote about motherhood?
“The natural state of motherhood is unselfishness. When you become a mother, you are no longer the center of your own universe. You relinquish that position to your children.” -Jessica Lange