The day I became the mother I never wanted to be (and how I learned to embrace her)

The day I became the mother I never wanted to be (and how I learned to embrace her)

“I’m going away on a business trip for a few days, are you going to be alright?” A relatively simple question posed by my husband. It should have a simple answer, the one he was looking for. It felt like the rug was being pulled out from under and my ass was hitting the floor [...]