Mothers pass down a lot more to their kids than just genes.
They forget that kids have impressionable minds, which means that they're likely to mirror what they see. For instance, children of alcoholic parents are more likely to struggle with alcohol themselves.
The same sad story goes for issues like body image, self-talk, and relationships.
Here, 19 women are set on breaking the cycle. They share the traits they don't want to carry on from their own mothers.