I read that 70 percent of American moms say they find motherhood today "incredibly stressful." Thirty percent of mothers of young children reportedly suffer from depression. Nine hundred and nine women in Texas recently told researchers they find taking care of their kids about as much fun as cleaning their house, slightly less pleasurable than cooking, and a whole lot less enjoyable than watching TV.Because, of course, if people don't find something "fun," then there must be a problem with it.
Wednesday, February 16, 2005
Here's an article about how stressful motherhood is for "this generation":