Quiz: Are You a Terrible Mother?Babble Editors
Having doubts about your mothering skills with the little one? Feel guilty? Do you have lingering thoughts that maybe you’re botching this parenting thing? Test to find out if you are truly a terrible mother. Take our quiz to see where you stand!
What kind of diapers does your child wear?
“Sometimes I wait longer than I really need to to see why Baby’s crying.”
Does Attachment Parenting seem totally irrational?
What’s your take on parents piercing their babies’ ears?
Did you give birth naturally?
Did you elect for a C-section?
Circumcision is for:
Does Baby sleep in your bed?
Going back to work is:
Breast or bottle?
You choose toys for your child based on whether they’re:
Playing with your child:
Does your child still use a pacifier?
Do you let your child watch TV?
Did you take your child to the dentist before his first birthday?
Has your child ever taken a spill while you were supposed to be watching her?
Of Course You're Not a Terrible Mom!
A wise woman once said, “You’re only a terrible mother if you NEVER think you are one.” Being a parent means making tons of choices — some calculated, some on the fly — and at the end of the day, the sum of all of the decisions that go into raising a child are very often more important than the individual details, themselves. Just being here at Babble shows you take an interest in your baby’s wellbeing; and for that, you are a terrific mom.