kids

Wasn’t Expecting This

I went back and forth between absolute calm to abject panic to crushing depression and then back to the warm blanket of denial.

It Doesn’t Get Any Easier

You’d think that having done this before I would find it easier, much like watching my children graduate Kindergarten. The first time was beautiful and sentimental. The fifth time we arrived late and didn’t stick around for the cake at the after-party. But instead, leaving her at the airport was heart wrenching. Watching her go off, just like her sister did a year before, was emotional and difficult.

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