Keeping Up With the Mama Mafia
When you see your park playmates flashing the latest in stroller couture or you notice that your friend's kids are way better behaved than yours, guilt makes social hour pretty unbearable. Hanging out with other moms can be hard enough, but once you start playing the comparison game, you can go from the top of the world to hiding your head in the sand. If you find yourself feeling awful after yet another playgroup, it might be time to reevaluate your social circle. Hanging out with other moms should give you an outlet, not a new method to beat yourself over the head.