In my journey with sleep training, one of the things I learned, (aside from the importance of getting advice from the pros—looking at you Nurture by NAPS!) is that the most important piece of the strategy is my belief in the outcome.
Research states that 50% of your happiness is genetic, 40% is under your control and attributed to activities you intentionally choose to engage or not engage in. That leaves just 10% due to circumstances.
As a mother, you may know what you need to feel good, but the reason why you aren’t actually doing it has NOTHING to do with your lack of desire or awareness. It has EVERYTHING to do with the season of life that you’re in. And chances are, it has a LOT to do with not having the support you need to actually do the things you need to do to feel good.