What the Baby Books Didn’t Tell Me: the way a mother gives and giving to your mother
I read so many how-to books on mother/parenthood before my first son was born. I know, especially now after birthing my fourth son, that all the “What-To-Expects” in the world couldn’t prepare me for the responsibility of a life, not really. Even after I follow all the rules I make for myself, when it comes to the how-tos, I still find myself asking when the grown-up is going to come over to help me figure this thing out.
But now I’m much more settled with the not-knowing, how motherhood is so much spirit and so little check-list. I’m resolved to endure.
What the baby books really didn’t tell me, though, is … [continue reading at Life Rearranged for an opportunity to do a little something great!]
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