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Sarah Jarman’s story: the perfect mum?

21 March 2019

Selfish Mother blogger Sarah Jarman shares her experience of being a mum and the pressure to be perfect as part of our Mothers’ Day blog series.

Mother’s Day is approaching, I’m certain it will get to the stage where my kids won’t bother with it, but currently; young, innocent, and with me still on a pedestal, I will be woken by kisses and cards telling me I’m the perfect Mum. In the following days every time I pass the cards I will smile, thinking how blessed I am, but likewise I will feel guilty too, feel that I don’t live up to their sentiments, that I could never be the perfect mum…

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Sarah Jarman

Mum and blogger for Selfish Mother