What’s A Slacker Mom To Do?
by RI Editors
Someone, I won’t name any names, submitted this question which is a good one for the week before Mother’s Day. Are you a “slacker mom” too?
“I’m not a perfect mother. In fact, I joke about being a Slacker Mom who Parents By Benign Neglect (we call it promoting personal providence). How can I react more positively to the sometimes idealistic paeans to Motherhood that show up this time of year, when they typically point out all the temporal things I’m not doing?”