Every who is a parent remembers the moment that they found out they were going to be a new parent. The emotions that run through you at that moment and through the next 9 months will send you on the ride of your life.
Remembering a moment I had this past Friday when I was driving in the car and it it me that, no matter what I will love these kids. We had just finished eating at a restaurant and even though our 5 year old was not on his best behavior (but not his worst by far) I decided I would stop to get ice cream.
The room is dark, the only light in the room is coming in from the hallway light that is left on and the moon lamp that is on the shelf. He is asking for a story and I reach back for a story that takes me back.
They say that distance makes the heart grow fonder. That statement couldn’t be truer. Even for parents and children. It doesn’t happen a lot, but there are times when you just need time away from…