We pride ourselves on having the friendliest
and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment
for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers.
If you have any problems registering please drop an email to email@example.com.
Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!
So I've gotten really into "Renegade Mama"--I feel like if I was better writer and ballsy, I would write sassy blogs with heart like her.
Found this one about a blog to her soon to be 12 year old daughter. Totally got me because I look at this little girl and don't want her to grow up! I love that she smiles at me, recognizes my voice, doesn't shush me when I sing, and while I look forward to seeing the woman she becomes, I already hurt for the pain and tough times I know she'll go through. I also selfishly hurt for myself because I know that I will have to let go and accept one day that she isn't this little being helplessly dependent on me.
Yeah, that totally has me boo-hooing. I think about this ALL the time, especially lately. My daughter just turned 4, but she and I are SO close, she is my best little friend and I hate knowing how that is going to change someday. I think that's one reason it's been so hard lately with her attitude and the issues she is going through, it's almost like a little bit of foreshadowing for the future. It's a great article and a great reminder that this time with our little ones is so terribly fleeting.