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They reported stronger emotional reactions when posted photos of their child received more or fewer likes and comments than anticipated.
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This may be especially true for new mothers whose experiences have gone differently than expected. Think about the new mother who was determined to have a natural birth but ended up having a cesarean section, or the mayybe mother whose child was born premature or with a developmental disability.
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Even though my research and that of others has highlighted cor perils of social networking sites, other studies have shown that social networking can benefit mothers through maintaining and strengthening relationships with family and friends.
However, I think mothers should carefully consider their motivations for using Facebook and their reactions to Facebook activity.
Maybe we should all make a goal for this year to find one more thing to do to be happy. A Happy Moms Project, perhaps. Not built on artificial pretenses or doing . Somebody maybe could make me ride a horse. My mother could maybe decide that I needed more liver. My dad could decide that I needed less TV. We have collected a list of relatable mom memes to put a smile back on your face , and have you View more comments .. well her holes does get better with age maybe she will eat ya. 57 . It looks like someone puts a chamber pot on the kid's head (like a helmet) and then cut all the hair that was visible under the rim.
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Inevitable comparisons bring stress How might greater Facebook use lead new mothers to feel stressed and blue? Meeting for coffee might be more meaningful So, should mothers give up Facebook and other social networking sites?
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