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Do you care what people think of you as a mom?

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mom2curlyboy

Asked by mom2curlyboy at 9:53 PM on Jun. 22, 2011 in General Parenting

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  • Secretly, yes. I think of myself as a good mother and it would hurt me if others thought otherwise.
    GomezMami2908

    Answer by GomezMami2908 at 9:54 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • I only care what my kids and my hubby think of me as a mom.
    bcauseimthemom

    Answer by bcauseimthemom at 9:54 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • I just care what the people close to me think. Random strangers I could care less about.
    myree85

    Answer by myree85 at 9:55 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • Sometimes.
    beckie66

    Answer by beckie66 at 9:55 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • sometimes.. it depends.. I am a 1st time mommy so I have some insecurities ...
    Emmajosmommy

    Answer by Emmajosmommy at 9:56 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • Not really. I'm pretty confident in myself as a parent.
    Namaste17

    Answer by Namaste17 at 9:56 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • Nope...because I know I'm doing a good job especially with all the challenges we have (hard-of-hearing, patching eye, glasses, facial paralysis, BOR syndrome.) You may see me yell at my kid in public but i DARE someone to say something to me about it! I get bashed all the time in the store or just out in about b/c my i didn't teach my son sign language! Well i say ' He has a voice and he can use it!' But no I don't care :)
    YerMami24

    Answer by YerMami24 at 9:56 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • not really. I have strong beliefs and so does my DH and we agree on them. outside of him or maybe my parents, I couldn't care less.
    mmsfirstone

    Answer by mmsfirstone at 9:57 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • I shouldn't, but I sort of do. Not enough to change my parenting philosophies a lot, but it does hurt my feelings if someone is overly critical.
    ImPhoenix

    Answer by ImPhoenix at 9:59 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • Only my son.
    tyfry7496

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 9:59 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

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