The life before the baby seemed like another lifetime ago. I never imagined, maybe it is more appropriate to say that I never planned, to be a stay-at-home mom.
This is an excerpt from one of my favourite children’s books of all time – The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams. It says a lot about what we BECOME as mothers, as fathers, as parents. We understand what being REAL is – getting hurt doesn’t matter, becoming ‘ugly’ doesn’t matter.