Thank You Mom

Gratitude, Appreciation, Hope

She Might Be Thinking About...

  • Am I doing a good job raising my kids?
  • Am I too strict with my kids?
  • Do my kids respect me as an individual?
  • Do I sacrifice too much for my kids?
  • My kids don't want to spend time with me.
  • My kids don't want to be with me anymore and would rather be with their friends. 
  • I am not as young as I used to be, so I cannot do as much anymore. 
  • Do my kids think about me? 
  • Will my kids be there for me? 
  • Do my kids think I am too old fashioned?
  • Who are my supporters? 
  • Was I a good mother to my kids? 

Words That Might Be Encouraging

  • I believe in you as an individual.
  • I owe you a lot for putting me in position to pursue my dreams.
  • Thanks for believing in me when I did not believe in myself.
  • Whatever need, whenever you need it.
  • We should make a point to talk more frequently.
  • Thank you for all the sacrifices you have made for me and our family.
  • You are a great role model for all new mothers.
  • You will always be a priority, no matter how busy I get. 
  • Call me anytime, for anything.  
  • You are always welcome to spend time with me and my family. 
  • You were always supportive, and now I want to support you. 
  • You share so much wisdom that I use every day. 

Words That Might Be Discouraging

  • You are old. 
  • I can't hear you.
  • Can you hurry up?
  • I am really busy with my own life now.
  • You did things your way, now I am doing things my way.
  • Can you keep your opinions to yourself?
  • I don't understand why you are so set in your ways.
  • You need to take better care of yourself.
  • I can't help you if you don't take your medicine.
  • I don't understand why you are so stubborn.
  • Can you move a little faster.
  • I don't have time to spend with you. 
  • We have busy lives, what do you want me to do? 
  • You did not spend time with me growing up.  
  • You call me too much. 
  • It's always cold in here.
  • You are acting a little crazy today.
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