You're always going to be a mother. You're just not an intense full-time mother -- you're a part-time mother and that's a good thing.
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Letting go is the most difficult part of parenting. But it is also the most essential. Clinging to our children until we leave claw marks on their bodies is detrimental to their growth. And it doesn't make us any happier either.
What is it about mothers and hair? Particularly hair that isn't even on their own head?
My 26 year-old son Andrew, is smart as a whip, but ADHD and learning disabilities prevented him from shining academically. His best teachers were somewhat unkind...the worst of them were nightmares.
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