Nothing Like Perfect

Hong Qiuting on being the honest role model to herself, her daughters and parents of the world.

words darren ng
photos courtesy bong qiuqiu

Something that blogger and entrepreneur Hong Qiuting feels particularly strongly about are the comparisons and unrealistic expectations that mothers unwittingly place upon themselves when they start scrolling through social media. This unhealthy obsession to match up with others is an extremely real thing in today’s connected world populated by apps like Facebook and Instagram, as it adds on even more unnecessary pressure on parents, not discounting the immense stress that parenthood already brings.

 

Read more about her family story and pick up some parenting tips in November-January issue of little.