15 Things Women Swore They Would Never Do… Until They Became a Mom

I’d never breastfeed in public without being covered up. (1/15)

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I’d never breastfeed in public without being covered up. (1/15)

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Now, not every woman feels the same way about breastfeeding in public. Some moms are comfortable with nursing in public from the get-go, but lots of moms have gone into motherhood thinking that if they breastfed in public they would always be completely and totally discrete about it, making sure that their baby (and breasts) were covered up with a blanket at all times. They would never be one of those moms that just whipped out a breast whenever her baby was hungry. But, when it comes to being a mom and your baby is hungry you do what you have to do. If someone accidentally gets flashed in the process, what might have been something you once felt was an embarrassment to mothers everywhere, is now suddenly something that is not only forgivable but also completely natural and your right as a mom to do.

Next: I’d never let my child misbehave in public.

7 comments

By BottleLover on 10/17/12 at 5:32 pm

This is so true, especially the breast feeding in public

By sarahsqueen on 02/07/12 at 2:22 am

haha I was exactly the same. My 1st boy was a fine sleeper so we had no problems, then with the daughter she would only sleep on my tummy for the first   ...

By Jacobbbsmommy on 09/02/11 at 11:13 pm

i said the tv thing and stuck with it. my LO wasnt allowed tv time til he was two but omg once he was he became like addicted! i wish i had made it less  ...

By Purrrrrrr on 08/31/11 at 6:00 pm

I'm cracking up about the no-TV one... my son just turned 3 months (3 months!) and I had Sesame Street on so I could sing along to him and he caught sig  ...

By Kaylala on 08/13/11 at 10:20 am

I like this a lot, I said a lot of these too and I'm sure the ones I haven't reached are just waiting to come lol

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