October 21, 2019I Do Not Regret Choosing My Kids
Both my 12-year-old daughter and her 19-year-old brother grew up with Dr. Laura on the car radio whenever I'd pick them up from school in the afternoons. Thank you for conveying the lessons that I was teaching at home, with that much more authority! Listen to mom? Maybe. Listen to Dr. Laura on the radio? You bet!
I also want to thank you for helping me feel so much better about becoming a stay-at-home mom nearly 20 years ago. Once I saw my newborn baby boy for the first time, there was no way I was going to leave him behind for my work. No matter how exciting, rewarding, and financially lucrative work was, he was better. A switch inside of me was irreversibly thrown and I became a stay-at-mommy in heart and in deed.
Thank you, though, for making me feel good about it when everyone else but my husband and parents told me that I was wasting my talents. It was difficult for this 'type A', ambitious woman to let go of my corporate identity, but I have NEVER regretted it.
What have you let go of for your family? If you'd like to share your story, sign up for the FREE Dr. Laura Family and send an email here
Posted by Staff at 10:58 AM