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oh right, our mom was once a young girl too

January 13, 2014

ImageI have blogged about Kelly Corrigan before because I find her so insightful (and funny). I think she nails it about us being in a middle place- hence her amazing book The Middle Place from 2008. Take a moment to read her latest work- an excerpt from Glitter and Glue- I am excited for the February release. Here is a snippet- 

“It is one thing to be a man’s wife—quite another to be the mother of his children. In fact, once you become a mother, being a wife seems like a game you once played or a self-help book you were overly impressed with as a teenager that on second reading is puffy with common ideas. This was one of many things I had learned since crossing over into the middle place—that sliver of time when childhood and parenthood overlap.”

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