"Missing My Mom as I Became a Mother"

Would my mom have thought I'm a good mother? Would she have approved of our decision to adopt? I search my heart and know the answers.

I fit easily into motherhood, in the end.

After I lost my mother, parenting seemed too difficult to face. But her faith in me gave me the strength to push through.


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