“I am completely comfortable saying that I do not feel the need or desire to ever have children of my own.”
I started this journey sure of myself, and my decision. I had no idea of the obstacles I was about to face.
Because my worth as a woman shouldn’t be based on what I do with my womb.
Bad parenting has led to a member of society to think she’s above the rest of us.
Those three seemingly innocuous words can come across as patronizing, alienating and ultimately dismissive.
Catch-ups at play areas are okay. Baby photo spamming is not.
Being a mom changes you. And your friendships.
Maybe it’s time we all came clean.
I’m quite content with my fur baby, thank you very much.
Because sometimes you just need a break from all the splashing and the squeals.
You might have thought twice if you’d known…