So we got new family pics done...... awe....
So now that I am a mom, I find that my newsfeed on social media, and the fact that my computer knows my every move and suggests creepy things I may just be thinking about, suggests and shares all things mommy. Recently the ol' interwebs are being bombarded with the "DO NOT PUT YOUR COAT ON YOUR CHILD IN ITS CARSEAT". Holy hell. Never in my wildest dreams did I ever imagine an image such as this could wreak such havoc among mothers of today
Since curiosity kills me, I had to test this theory. I put a coat on my lil nugget. Strap him in the car seat. Pull the straps tight. Take him out, take off coat, put him back in and strap up. Unless the 1/8 of an inch difference could be the cause of my child flying out of that strapped in harness (highly doubtful) I will also be keeping the coat on him. There literally was hardly any difference from taking the coat off. So to the crazy death wishing mom......cool your jets. Do you.
I just don't understand this mommy shaming/guilting that is happening in today's society. Who are we to tell everyone how to raise their children? Maybe you are in fact doing it wrong? hmmmmmm? It is never ending. How about we start lifting each other up instead of dragging each other down. Lets be real, it's difficult enough to get ourselves and the kid around in the mornings and out the door with child in hand let alone remembering to strap him in the carseat. (did that happen? maybe so, maybe no......).