PlaytexBaby encourages moms to be genuine and not “picture perfect” because real life isn’t. As the next few months start to unfold, I fear that I won’t be “mom” enough for the two boys that are already earth side. Though fear is normal in motherhood, I know that I won’t be given what I can’t handle.

I know I’m a good mom but why can’t I be a great mom? You know, the moms that don’t yell or get frustrated with their children. A mom that loves to stay at home, a mom that loves to bake, cook, and clean. Will I ever be enough?

Or is that all an illusion? Somehow, I have been made to feel that I need to achieve the great mom status. Is there even a mom like that out there? It seems like I’m the only one in this stirring pot that admits that I’m not the perfect mom and I never will be.

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Am I Enough Mom for Jayden?

The boy who loves so hard that I can’t even begin to explain how he came to be? He is mine.

Am I Enough Mom for Abel?

The boy who loves to take risks and wants to fly over the moon? He is mine.

Am I Enough Mom for This New Baby?

The baby who will be protected by all and will probably be the last baby my body ever carries? He or she is mine.

As a #Playtexmom, I find comfort knowing that a brand such as PlaytexBaby provides mothers a peace of mind when it comes to providing the best of the best for our babies at every stage. The Playtex® Diaper Genie® Elite is so sleek that it just blends right into our home. I am loving the one step foot pedal! I don’t need to worry about bending over which is so helpful for this expecting mama.

I’ve teamed up with PlaytexBaby to provide you all a chance to win one of their Playtex® Diaper Genie® Elite All-in-1 Diaper Disposal System (the same one that is pictured above!). Unlike ordinary household trash cans, the Diaper Genie helps keep unpleasant smells where they belong. Their Double-Lock design and 7 layer bag helps keeps your home smelling fresh.

You can purchase your very own  Playtex® Diaper Genie® Elite at Amazon, Toys R Us, Wal-Mart, and the PlaytexBaby website!

Enter using the Rafflecopter link below. The more “steps” you complete the higher your chances are 🙂  Good luck!

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Photography by: Four Leaf Photography

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  • Michelle Matta

    I want to win pink because my sister is having her third child, a daughter, in May. She thought she was done so she doesnt have everything like you’d think.

    • You’re so sweet to enter for your sister! Good luck !

  • Diedre Anthony

    I love this post and totally get your thoughts/fears/reservations. I think all moms feel the same way at times. I so love your blog!

  • Alyssa Funk

    Love this post so much and definitely needed to read it!

  • Virjinia Harp

    What a sweet post. No mom is perfect but it definitely seems like you love all your babes with all your heart and that’s what matters!

  • Loved this post and the pictures are all so cute! I don’t think there is any “perfect” mom. We all have things that we do great, or not so great at. What matters is that we try our best and love and care for our children the best we can.

  • Steffanie Wing

    Wow I love this post! I recently adopted Enough as my word for the year. I have enough, I do enough, I AM enough!!! All of us mamas are just doing the best we can! You are enough!!

  • These pictures are adorable, and in seeing your work, the time you spend and love you give to your children absolutely make you a great mom!

  • Justine Y

    I love these pictures of you with your boys. I think that we all have those thoughts from time to time, but it’s important to remember that really, no one is perfect and we are the mother that our Heavenly Father picked for our children, and that’s really all that matters.

  • Anna Strazi Thompson

    We have the Playtex diaper genie and we love it! What a great post!

  • Brittany Tamayo

    Love the Gray!

  • Kelly Bandas

    Thank you for being so real and honest! It’s hard to admit to ourselves that we ARE enough! Just they way we are <3

  • Jenny Lee

    The smiles from your child tells me that you are a great mom!

  • Jonnie

    Love the sleek look of the grey

  • Dawn Princess Darnell

    Love this post. I know it can speak to so many mom’s out there.

  • Patricia

    I have the same fears and concerns, but I assure you that you are a great mama!!!

  • Alessandra Ferguson

    I love this! It’s so true the need to be genuine!

  • Anne Dougherty

    Would love to win the grey colour! 🙂

  • Trista Peterson

    I love this! I am definitely having lots of the same emotions since it’s only another 4(ish) weeks before baby number 2 gets here!

    • eek! yes its always hard to grasp that youre going to have to divide your time 🙁 All the best to you and your family <3

  • michelle tremblett

    I would love to win the Grey, So versatile 🙂

  • Treen Goodwin

    I love the grey one its great for a boy or a girl , thanks for the chance 🙂

    • You’re so welcome ! thank you for entering!

  • Amie

    I like the grey because it goes with anything !

  • twolittlerippers

    Love this! You are mom enough for all of it! ❤

    • Thank you for saying so!!! I hope you’re right ! <3

  • Amy Heffernan

    The white! Thanks!

  • Nicole Leger

    i love the grey!

  • billiondollarprincesss

    The grey is nice

  • fossie55

    I like the diaper genie in grey.
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  • Heather

    We have the white one but I like that gray color too!

  • Gillian Morgan

    I like the white.

  • Kim

    Grey or white 💕

  • Cheryl

    I would like to win the grey one.

  • ivy pluchinsky

    I like the pink diaper genie!