If I only had the time…

After raising two beautiful girls who are now in their 20’s, “ If I only had the time” was a reoccurring thought over the last 20 years.

As most mothers can agree motherhood is all encompassing, at least it was for me. I was very aware as my girls were getting older that these days were fleeting and would never return, so cherish them I did.

From the very beginning I knew there would be no “redo” for these moments.

I remember the other mothers would scold me for allowing my 4 year old to sleep in my bed when she was scared. I didn’t…