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A Mother's Day Memo by Kirsten Watson

As much as I love my children the days of motherhood can be dreadfully long. With five young children, I often lay exhausted in bed at night and wonder, “Did I do enough?” There are always things that I didn’t get to on my to do list, goals that somehow went unaccomplished, and ways I feel like I fell short. If I’m not careful an evening of perceived failure can turn into a day or a week of unmet expectations. This Mother’s Day, the message I want to hear, and the one I want you to hear is that YOU ARE ENOUGH! What you do, and what you get done is enough. It is plenty. And IT IS GOOD!

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'God is good, even through my miscarriages': NFL wife Kirsten Watson on loss, beauty of motherhood

For Kirsten Watson, wife of NFL champion Benjamin Watson, Mother’s Day is a bittersweet holiday.

Together, Ben and Kirsten Watson have seven children, ages 11, 10, 8, 7, 4, and 1-year-old twins: “They’re our greatest blessings,” she told The Christian Post.

But in 2018, Watson experienced what she remembers as “an incredibly isolating and painful time.”

In the span of just four months, she had two miscarriages.

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