"Making Time for My Daughter...and Myself"

One mother's struggle to find the right work-life balance that meets her and her daughter's needs.

Adoptive Motherhood

I have been doing poorly at the job that’s the most important in the world to me–being a good mother to my daughter. I accepted my current position in part so I could afford things for her, such as private school. Now I find myself robbing her of the things that mean the most: my time and attention and patience.


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