• If You're Tired Of Feeling Like A Bad Mom, Here's How To Change Your Mindset

    6 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    At a speaking event last month, I asked the audience if they'd ever felt like a bad mom .
    One guess as to how many raised their hands.
    Calling yourself a bad mom is obviously a negative thing (unless you're Kristin Bell - then it's a highly profitable thing). But the opposite, so-called positive “Good Mom” label? That might be worse.
    Come with me down memory lane to teacher college, and I'll explain. (Bonus: this “growth mindset” thing totally applies to your kids and the way you offer them feedback.)
    First things first: what IS mindset? And isn't it enough to just “be positive?”
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