Letters from a Learning Mother

We Are Mom

We are everywhere. We’re at the park, at the grocery store. We’re in the office, in the car. We’re at birthday parties, choir concerts, swimming pools and soccer games. We’re in the kitchen, the rocking chair and sometimes, we’re even in the shower. We are Mom. I haven’t belonged to this elite club for long,… Read More We Are Mom

Letters from a Learning Mother

Yes, We Can

I myself was never a recipient, but I’ve heard several stories of women getting looks of compassion in response to sharing the news that they were pregnant. I did, however, hear the phrase “Sleep while you can!” multiple times in the months leading up to Ellis’ birth. Other remarks consisted of, “Enjoy your freedom while… Read More Yes, We Can