Ten Years Ago Today My Mom Sent Me a Little Miracle From Heaven

Ten years ago today my life changed forever. I gave birth to my first child. I cannot believe it's been ten years. It was an amazing day. And I love to relive all the moments each year on this day. I never took any classes to prepare for the birthing process. I figured the baby would come out one way or another. And it did. The only thing I knew for sure was that I was going to give birth on 7-7-07. The same day my mom gave birth to…

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My Dead Mom Sent Me a Sign From the Afterlife

I have been thinking a lot about my mom lately. There are just so many questions I wish I could ask her. So many things I just don't know about her as a woman. I only knew her as a mom. And that part makes me sad. Did she ever get depressed? (Because I can't remember a time she seemed to be.) Did she ever find motherhood over (or under) whelming? (She must have, right?) What did she worry about when we were kids that she wishes she wouldn't have?…

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