Why Do We Act Like "Just a Mom" Is a Bad Thing?

Usually when I hear the phrase "just a mom" it has a negative connotation. It's as though being a mom is not nearly enough, and it somehow needs to be prefaced with "just" to emphasize this. In fact, moms are often the ones who are using this phrase in such as way. We downplay all we do and belittle ourselves. I, however, decided that being just a mom was just what I needed....more
I'm a stay at home mom to 3 (soon to be 4) little ones (ages: 10, 3, and 15 months), and I'm ... more