good mom

Last week, I had one of those days. You know, the ones where you wish you could just press “reset” and start all over. I
n no other line of business, no other profession, do we judge ourselves, our very nature, so harshly as motherhood
"I have this 'good mother' voice in my head sometimes. The other day, Julia was napping and I realized I'd forgotten to turn the baby monitor on. I checked on her and she was still sleeping, but I thought, a good mother wouldn't forget to turn the baby monitor on."
That's the touchy question HuffPost blogger Jackie Morgan asked in a recent blog post about a newly divorced mom she knows