Many moms and many families don’t see themselves represented, whether it’s in social media or mainstream media. You look at mainstream media and when they talk about motherhood, it’s either this highly sanitized or idealized version of motherhood, or it’s a co-opting of other stories to be used as cautionary tales, like teen mom vs. Suzy Homemaker.
TheFrisky.com, Avital Norman Nathman, editor of The Good Mother Myth