Link copied!
63
Shares

mom and baby

 

As your little one starts to get older, your life seems to come to a standstill. Routine absorbs you and you lose yourself in the rut of everyday. Many mothers find it harder to remain happy and some even fall prey to depression. It is not always easy to bring the love back into life but it isn't impossible. Here are 4 simple ways to be a happier mom:

 

1. Make time for yourself

It is a given that motherhood is a full time job, one that has commitments every hour of every day. But, you ought to make time for yourself if you are to look after the brood. Take a walk or read a book, anything that will cut down on the noise and put you at ease. You constantly feel drained out with all the work that you do, it is time to unwind. Being on your own for just a little while and doing something you love will not bring the world to an end. Take some time away from being a mummy and be yourself.

 

2. Don't Sweat It!

Mothers give motherhood their best and in doing so, set bars that are sky high. Not being able to do everything, everyday makes them feel inadequate, like nothing they do is ever good enough. You need to combat competition. Yes, you heard right! Stop competing with other moms. Do what you can do and do it the best. What someone else is doing shouldn't be on your agenda. Just like every person is different, so is each parenting experience, unique. Do not depress yourself over impossible feats you try in vain to accomplish!

 

3. Bring Friends back on the menu

Don’t forget, being a mum does not mean that you cannot have a social life. Call your girlfriends, better yet, meet them! Making time for them could be a challenge so include them in your day to day activities, a kid’s playdate, a family dinner, whatever strikes you as being the best way to spend some quality time with them. Friends could be your bright light at end of a very dark tunnel.

 

4. Pursue Your Passion

Are you an artist? A dancer? A singer? Go ahead and do what you love to do. Do not let motherhood hold you back from being who you really are. Share your love of something, unabashedly, with your kids and let them be a part of it too. Nothing is more fulfilling than embracing your true self.

 

Happiness is all that really matters. You are a fantastic mother, there’s no reason you shouldn’t smile. Be happy, no matter what the circumstance.

Click here for the best in baby advice
What do you think?
0%
Wow!
0%
Like
0%
Not bad
0%
What?
NEW STUDY: Moms Need a Full Year for Recovery After Giving Birth
5 Ways of Dealing With a Crush After Marriage
Mumps In Babies - What You Need To Know
5 Ways To Improve Your Child's Eyesight
Top Baby Girl Names for August
All You Wonderful, Exhausted Moms: You Are More Than Enough
How Married Couples Can Talk About Sexual Problems
2 Shares
5 Ways To Soothe Your Baby After A Vaccination
1 Shares
Baby photo contest
Submit a cute picture of your
tiny tot & win big
Impact Of Divorce On Kids
Did You Know The Profession of These Bollywood Celebrities’ Moms?
Don't Eat These While You're Breastfeeding!
1 Shares
Dengue Fever In Babies
Baby Names
Find awesome and unique baby names!
Explore now
Breastfeeding Positions and Tips for Moms
1 Shares
How Does Solar Eclipse Affect You?
Top Baby Boy Names for August
1 Shares
7 Fun and exciting ways to lose weight
1 Shares
Got parenting questions? Ask on the Q&A now
A Brutally Honest Tribute To ‘Stay At Home Moms’
5 Shares
How effective is Copper-T?
Hilarious ways women can get pregnant
9 Shares
5 Incredible Uses For Eggs
Pregnancy Calendar
Get all information about your pregnancy!
Explore now
scroll up icon