Long before we ever became mothers, most of us had a pretty good idea what motherhood was all about. We knew there would be messes, skinned knees, and tantrums. There would be snuggles and perfect moments and giggles. But what most of us didn’t know is that it would be all of these things and so, so much more.
But for all the things that motherhood is, there are just as many things that it isn’t and it’s those things that are sometimes the biggest surprises of all … [read more…]