The boy came with me today to do some errands. There was nothing special or exciting about the trip to town except for the fact that my 16 year old willingly spent the day with me.
But the big moment came wrapped inside the small moment when on the way home he quietly said thank you for all you do to make our lives better. I can’t imagine where we would be without you.
Those words wiped out so much of the mom-doubt I’d been carrying. It’s really the most important part of who I am – their mom.