We Are Here, You Are There
Us “geographically family-less” most definitely appreciate the benefits that technology affords us, but short of being on FaceTime 24/7 (and isn’t it illegal to FaceTime and drive?), there is nothing that modern day amenities can do to combat the struggle we are up against when distance separates us from our families.
When Motherhood Becomes Martyrdom
Do you remember who you were before life got in the way? Before someone told you how to “mom” a certain way? What have you given up? What part of yourself and your soul have you sacrificed in order to be a “good” mom? And whose idea of “good” were you trying to live up to, anyway?