“You are such a good mom”

In a world where the phrases “mommy wars” and “mean girls” are part of our vocabularies, it’s a special moment worth sharing when one woman gives another woman a great compliment.

Thursday was an exceptionally long and challenging travel day for me and Maya. Between multiple flight delays, multiple potty visits (hers and mine), the anxiety of an accident on the plane, being 31 weeks pregnant (’nuff said), exhaustion from carrying bags and pushing the stroller and carrying Maya when it was necessary … I was just a wreck. By the time we got off the plane and saw my sister, it was all I could do not to cry asĀ  I hugged her. Continue reading ““You are such a good mom””