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Do you think your own mother was a good mom?

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Namaste17

Asked by Namaste17 at 8:22 PM on Oct. 1, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • No I don't.
    itsallabtthem84

    Answer by itsallabtthem84 at 8:23 PM on Oct. 1, 2010

  • yes i do, a little on the strict side but i turned out alright ;)
    Ericha7

    Answer by Ericha7 at 8:24 PM on Oct. 1, 2010

  • No
    Mom2Just1

    Answer by Mom2Just1 at 8:24 PM on Oct. 1, 2010

  • Yes... for so many reasons, but here's a practical one - she and my dad made it a goal to raise us without "baggage" to carry when we were older based on their decisions.
    mevxoxo

    Answer by mevxoxo at 8:25 PM on Oct. 1, 2010

  • Yes for the most part. There are a few things I wish she had done differently, but all five of her kids are relatively normal productive members of society.
    SleepingBeautee

    Answer by SleepingBeautee at 8:26 PM on Oct. 1, 2010

  • No
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 8:27 PM on Oct. 1, 2010

  • Good to know that there are people that appreciate their moms. My mom however, was not a good mom. I had my basic needs but there was no nurturing or guidance what so ever among other things.
    Namaste17

    Comment by Namaste17 (original poster) at 8:28 PM on Oct. 1, 2010

  • No, my mom sucked and I don't talk to her.
    worriedmommy600

    Answer by worriedmommy600 at 8:29 PM on Oct. 1, 2010

  • My mom is a good woman and I am thankful for her. She is loving, kind, patient, caring, creative, thrifty and full of spunk!
    MaryWolfe

    Answer by MaryWolfe at 8:29 PM on Oct. 1, 2010

  • She was the best that she knew how to be. She didn't make the best decisions for us but, me and my sisters are not ruined from it and we are all very close.
    matthewscandi

    Answer by matthewscandi at 8:30 PM on Oct. 1, 2010

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