“At its root, perfectionism isn’t really about a deep love of being meticulous. It’s about fear. Fear of making a mistake. Fear of disappointing others.Fear of failure. Fear of success.” Michael Law.So, how do we end this madness and this blind race to perfection? Where do we draw the line between what we model and encourage as the healthy reasonable strive to great achievements and unhealthy strive to acquire flawlessness?
Motherhood is a gift with lessons all wrapped up in a tiny package. It changes the dynamics of your life so much to the point where you don’t remember how it use to be. And yet some choose it, some even plan for it, while others learn to embrace it once it’s here.