I may not be comparing my life to hers and theirs, but I was ignoring my life to see how they were living. I think that’s even worse.
Sacrifice is part of our job description; we sacrifice our bodies, our sleep, our personal space, our sanity. We sacrifice, willingly, anything we have to in order to love our children well, to give them all that they need
So, this is me, stepping out in faith. Faith that I can do hard things, that I can continue learning about the world, life, and myself. Faith that motherhood, for me, is so much more than raising children, but learning alongside them.