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I was talking with my sister-in-law and friend, Sherri. We reflected on the years when we became new mommas. We were comprades of sort. New babies were arriving constantly. She, one year. Me, the next.
“I wish you would have let me help you more,” she said.
She was right. I was so independent. I had three babies in less than 19 months (twins!) and was overwhelmed. We had a farm and as a city girl turned country girl, I was over my head in that department too.
I can do it myself.
Sleepless, sometimes irritable, determined, happy, in love with my babies but exhausted, I just plowed ahead.
How much easier would it have been if I had waved the white flag and asked for help on occasion? [Read more…]