Mind over Matter

When my twins were brand new, any public appearance by my family of three-kids-under-three tended to elicit a wide range of comments from strangers. Some were really sweet and supportive, some were totally ridiculous, and others were downright obnoxious. The one I enjoyed the most was when people would say, "I couldn't do it if I were you." I always responded, "Well, you would if they were your kids."

See, I didn't ask to have two babies at once. Fate, destiny, or simple biology sort of dropped them in my lap and because those were my circumstances, I rose to the challenge and took care of it, just like any other mother worth half her salt would do in the same situation. Because what's the alternative?

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