5 Lessons I’m Learning as I Parent My Adult Children

As a tired young mom, I used to daydream about “someday”… Someday… The kids will give me some alone time (and maybe even not in the bathroom!)… They won’t chatter on and on about, well, stuff…before I’ve had my coffee… They won’t get up at the crack of dawn…sometimes way before “oh-dark-thirty”… They won’t keep me up all hours of the night to nurse, go to the bathroom, get a drink of water… I won’t have to change another stinky…

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Mentoring Still Matters: How Moms Help Moms

Mentoring Still Matters: How Moms Help Moms

Think back to when you were a new mom. Do you remember holding a crying baby and wondering what you were doing wrong? Or having doubts that you would ever get him to sleep through the night? Or perhaps wondering at what age it was safe to introduce table foods? Perhaps you, like me, didn’t have the benefit of a mother or aunt or even older sister who lived nearby…