Living in Wisconsin, we experience all four seasons though I'm convinced it was the hottest summer ever during both of my pregnancies. OK, so it wasn't, but the summer I was pregnant with my daughter was very hot and humid. I'm thankful that I was able to enjoy crisp, cool fall weather for the end of each pregnancy.
Even more so, I'm thankful for how having fall babies has changed me. My life. My perspective.
Before having kids I didn't really like the holiday season very much. Sure, I enjoyed family time, food and presents but on a fairly superficial level. I often felt as though every year I put on a mask and went through the motions. Holidays are supposed to make people happy, right?
Once upon a time I did love the holiday season, before it became a reminder of loss and sad news. When I was 5 years old, bothRead More »from Why I'm Thankful for Having Fall Babies