One of the greatest, most common, and most bloodthirsty contemporary competitions is motherhood. Yes, motherhood. It may be that motherhood has always been competitive, but the Internet in general, and social media in particular, have widened the field. You are no longer competing against only neighbors and sisters-in-law and fellow church members, but the professional moms, the ones who are reinventing motherhood. It’s always a losing battle.
read on here. make sure to read the comments too.
[tim challies expresses EXACTLY some thoughts i have been having recently. i really, highly recommend this article and plan to write more on this topic soon.]