Motherhood is the toughest job you'll ever take on: there is no interview, no job description, and no salary. When you get the position, it can be all too easy to feel under,qualified and overwhelmed. But with a sweet message of encouragement, Christie Gardiner reminds women there are as many ways to be a good mother as there are mothers in this worldand there's no one more capable of raising your children than you! In this uplifting book, mothers are encouraged to let go of the quest for perfection and recognize the divinity within. Learn to own your strengths and weaknesses, and allow your true self to shine! With practical advice on learning to accept failure, hold on to your identity, and harness the divine help available to mothers, women will gain the confidence to embrace their uniquely perfect qualifications for the job of motherhood.
Christie Gardiner is an author, speaker, media personality, and performer. She is the author of multiple works, including the best-selling book You Are the Mother Your Children Need and the award-winning book Holy As You Are. Christie is host of the new hit video/podcast Go and Be: A Latter-day Lifestyle Show, featured on the Deseret Bookshelf app. Christie enjoys speaking to congregations, where she loves reminding them that with the Savior, they are not alone. Known as an expert in the field of personal development, her training has helped women worldwide find their voices, write their own books, and make a difference in their own unique ways. Christie’s performing career spans three decades in theatre, television, film, commercial, and voiceover work, and she is an award-winning vocalist. The charitable arm of her endeavors, Getting Proximate, encourages people to get close to the vulnerable people in their communities. Christie’s most treasured roles are as wife to Doug Gardiner and mother to Hailey, Elisabeth, and Christian.