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Affirmations for Moms Raising Teenage Sons

Welcome to my “Affirmations for Moms Raising Teenage Sons” series! Over the next 30 days, I will share affirmations and uplifting reminders for mothers of tweens and teenage sons.

As a parent, I believe it is important to speak, think and pray positive and uplifting words over our children.

Affirmations can help you stay positive, even when parenting has thrown you a curveball. Much of what we face is universal – the good, great and challenging moments. Sometimes it’s easy to feel like we’re doing it all wrong, but once you take the time to affirm your love for your son and your own strengths, it’ll help give you the power to push through.

Affirmations for Moms Raising Teenage Sons

I want to be a better mother for my teenage sons. How can I do that?

The first step is taking care of yourself, recognizing what you are good at, and allowing yourself time to experience those things. It is important that we do not try to do too much – it will lead to burnout and the goal of being a better parent will be lost.

I believe it’s important to speak and think positive words in all situations. Parenting sometimes needs some extra ammunition! If you are a mother of a tween or teenage son, I invite you to join my newsletter list. You’ll get printable affirmations for your sons, and receive the daily affirmations I’ll be sharing this month.

How to Use Affirmations as a Powerful Tool in Your Parenting Toolbox

Your parenting style is your own and should not be dictated by anyone else. Affirmations can help you deal with your parenting challenges. They are a powerful tool for any parent. They can help you deal with the challenges of parenting in a positive way.

Affirmations are powerful tools for parents who might struggle with guilt and perfectionism. They can help you stop feeling guilty when you do something imperfectly and stay motivated even in the darkest times.

  • I am the mom my sons were destined to have.
  • I am a capable parent.
  • My sons are healthy, happy, and bring me joy.
  • I love my sons dearly. They are the light of my world.

Saying, writing and thinking words like that have the power to shift our thoughts and actions. How we show up makes a difference in the lives of those around us – especially our children.

That’s why affirmations for moms are important to me. It’s a way for us to build ourselves up and send powerful reminders that we are making an impact in the lives of our tween and teenage sons – even when we’re only getting half-syllable responses from them.

30 Days of Affirmations for Moms Raising Teenage Sons

Note: This post will be updated with each of the affirmation articles I share throughout the month of April 2022.

30 Days of Affirmations for Moms Raising Teen Sons

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Karen Sammer

Saturday 2nd of April 2022

I love this idea Michelle. Affirmations are good for any part of life but raising teenagers is a special type of challenge. I don't think it's limited to boys though. I raised two girls and they come with their own bumps in the road. Thanks for the reminder that it's okay to not be perfect.

Michelle Garrett

Saturday 2nd of April 2022

I definitely agree! While this series is focused on raising our sons, as the mom to a Lil' Diva I am mentally preparing myself for the teenage journey with her, as well.

Pam

Friday 1st of April 2022

I wish I had this when my son was a kid! Beautiful affirmations!

Michelle Garrett

Saturday 2nd of April 2022

Thank you, Pam! I agree - this would have been so helpful the first two times I went through the teenage years.

Kandas

Friday 1st of April 2022

I love affirmations and recently started adding BECAUSE... to the end of my affirmations. For example, "I am the mom my sons were destined to have" becomes "I am the mom my sons were destined to have because I nurture their minds, bodies and souls with the information, nutrients and love they need to thrive."

Michelle Garrett

Saturday 2nd of April 2022

Kandas, I absolutely LOVE that! I'm going to share and give you credit the first few times, okay? Just giving you a heads up. LOL

Bing

Friday 1st of April 2022

How I wish I had this when my son was young and a teenager. But still, I can share this knowledge with a niece who has a teenage son. She'd mentioned she's having a hard time with all the concerns in life plus a teenage son.

Thank you. This is valuable.

Michelle Garrett

Friday 1st of April 2022

I appreciate your kind words and sharing this with your niece!

Dominique

Friday 1st of April 2022

I love these! My son is almost not a teenager anymore, but we are planning to foster some younger children this year. These will come in handy!

Michelle Garrett

Friday 1st of April 2022

Thank you for opening your home to children in the foster care system! Many blessings to you and your family.

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