Parenting: Expectations Vs. Reality


Imagining what your motherhood will actually look like before it started is completely useless. You may have all these dreams and expectations about how things will go, but you never actually know. Parenting is full of all kinds of surprises and while some of them are amazing, others will leave you wondering whether you are doing everything right. If you are a mom, we are sure you can relate to at least some of these!

10. Expectation: I will totally get enough sleep if I take a nap while the baby sleeps! Not that difficult.

 

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Reality: Sleep? I haven’t had that for about a year now. My baby is allergic to it.

 

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9. Expectation: My baby will definitely eat only organic and homemade foods.

 

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Reality: Whatever. It won’t hurt, once in a while.

 

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