If Your Child Could Pick a Mom

A lovely woman I know casually recently told me that her husband gets bored a lot and is always looking for something to do that’s new and fun. She looked at me like he’s off his rocker. “Fun!” she cackled. “He just doesn’t get it. Us Moms get it. When we have kids, everything changes. We don’t work for us anymore. We work to provide for them. We don’t worry about fun anymore. Our fun is in watching them. Our lives don’t matter anymore. Our life becomes all about them.”...