I have a close friend whose son is a couple of years younger than mine. We were co-workers during both of our respective pregnancies so we got to experience all that comes with first time motherhood together. One significant factor differentiates our experience and that is, her son received a diagnosis on the Autism spectrum.
I saw this quote posted on social media awhile back: “I don’t want to be the mom who is too busy to watch her kids because I am working on my muscle-ups.” My gut reaction was to be quite irked by this. My emotions read it as, “Oh, one of those moms? The selfish ones