Regardless of if you fell pregnant naturally, tried to get pregnant for years, used IVF, had help from a surrogate, adopted or are a single parent or step parent.

  • Well done! You are doing a great job!

 

Regardless of if you had a home birth, hospital birth, vaginal birth, caesarean, used drugs or did it all naturally.

  •  Well done! You are doing a great job!

 

If you breast fed, formula fed or mixed fed.

  • Well done! You are doing a great job!

 

If your baby slept in a bassinet, co slept, slept in a cot in a separate room or in your arms.

  • Well done! You are doing a great job!

 

If your baby started solids at 4 months or 6 months, eats 100% organic home cooked meals or eats pre packaged meals.

  • Well done! You are doing a great job!

 

Whether you stay at home to raise your child, go back to work, send your child to childcare, spend your days attending activities and play dates or a village raises your child.

  • Well done! You are doing a great job!

 

Whether your child wears cloth nappies, disposable nappies, follows toilet timing or becomes independent of nappies from a young age.

  • Well done! You are doing a great job!

 

It doesn’t matter if your child is the first to crawl, walk, talk, clap, wave, blow kisses or do the chicken dance.

  • Well done! You are still doing a great job!

 

When you see a group of school children interacting in the playground, it is very unlikely that anyone will be able to tell the manner in which each child was birthed, fed, how they slept, what kind of nappy they wore and when they reached each milestone.

As long as they are loved and know that they are loved then you are doing a great job!

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