I think it’s because I know how fortunate we are I feel guilty even saying I want to go back to work, as if having that desire makes me an awful mom.
I began to see that every part of my story - even and especially that part - could be used for good if I let it.
There is no part of your story that He cannot redefine. There is nothing - absolutely NOTHING - too broken for God to redeem and reweave into something beautiful.
Maybe it's how we remember summer when we grew up, what we see friends doing, or what worked last year, but there so many lies telling us our summer isn't measuring up.
Don't let the fear of not fitting in keep you from showing up. Own your story, reach out to the edge of the room and find common ground.