Dear Baby-Longing Mama,
I've been thinking about you, soul sister.
It's May and almost Mother's Day and it feels like everywhere you go someone is holding a swaddled newborn in their arms.
know you would rather pretend it doesn't matter, but it's OK to let
your heart break a little. It's OK to let yourself feel the brokenness
of wanting something you're not sure you'll ever have.
wants to dwell in what is difficult, but you can say this is hard. You
can take a moment to sit in the sadness and the anger and not get
The thing itself ~ the not having what you want ~ it doesn't define you. There's not a woman on earth whose life has turned out exactly as she imagined.
I don't know precisely what will happen, I really think everything
is going to work out. I have to believe this suffering is making way for
It's just hard to see it right now from our point of view.
All my love,
PS: Nothing new in my neck of the woods.