'I Caught My Husband Sexting'

18 parents share what’s really on their minds

by Emma Coburn

Is there something on your mind that you’d really like to tell someone — just not your actual friends and family? Well, the Scary Mommy Confessional is the perfect place for admissions of that nature. Which is probably why a lot of submissions have to do with relationship woes. In this week’s roundup, you’ll find everything from marriage regrets to resentment of a partner’s unemployment — along with a healthy dose of confessions on other topics, like postpartum struggles and “friends” who don’t really show up for you.

Scary Mommy Confessions are a tried-and-true part of what makes our site so fun. If you want to anonymously confess, please tell all through the link here. And if you want to browse past Confessions, head here.

Leaving my husband for my HS sweet heart.

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I hate my husband. I regret not having great love. Big love.

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Village?! What village?! 😡

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I wouldn’t have made it as a single mom without MY mom, but I resent her “help” so much

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My teen daughter thinks I’m her maid

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I can’t stand my daughter’s “best friend” who doesn’t always treat her nicely!

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My lifelong friends without kids make no effort to get to know my child

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I’m deconstructing my faith while hubs has found it, this prob won’t end well 💔

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I can’t stop thinking about what life would have been like with my ex.

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Where did my sanity go

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I’m a SAHM... not a free house keeper - pick up your own 💩​

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Postpartum is the hardest part of pregnancy that no one talks about.

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My husband has been unemployed since May. Growing resentful by the day

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I put my son in front of a cartoon at the end of the day because I’m so freaking tired

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I’m so sick of dealing with “Karen” type moms.

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I’m just so tired.

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I caught my husband sexting. We have a newborn. I don’t know what to do.

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I can’t stop fantasizing about not being married anymore.

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