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the Good Mother Project

About Us

One of the trickiest things about being a mother (and especially a new mother) is how isolating it can feel. You see other moms around you, kicking butt & taking names, and it feels like the struggles you are encountering aren’t normal. You wonder why other women seem to have their shit together, while you can barely take a shower. You feel like you are failing left, right and centre, but the truth is,

WE ARE ALL IN THIS MOTHERHOOD THING TOGETHER

So, let’s be real. Let’s tell the truth. Let’s be vulnerable and let’s find community.

And let’s do it together.

Some Fun Facts about the Good Mother Project
238
Mothers photographed
341
Motherhood stories published
$ 9600
Charity dollars raised
32
Donuts consumed by team

Nourished

At the end of Jacob’s first week, I hobbled into my midwife’s office, bleeding and crying and snotting all over the place. She asked me how we were doing. “I’m bruised,” …

The Miracle of Imperfect Timing

Two kids under two was never part of my plan. My husband, whose sister is a mere 14 months his senior, assured me having kids close together would be not …

Before and After

Leanna Monteith measures her life in Before and After. There is the Old Leanna and the New Leanna, and something in between that is the culmination of both–an amalgamation that …