today we celebrate the women who sacrifice themselves and their desires to serve the needs of their children. there are many women who can birth a child, but sacrificing your life for one isn't as in vogue today. i want to honor the women who make the choice every day to put the welfare of their children before themselves. what a precious and under-publicized gift this is.
thank you, dr. laura, for trying to give sacrificial mothering some positive press and for recognizing the deep weight and impact it has on our society as a whole. click here to read her mother's day blog.