I've been sitting here for a couple of hours contemplating what to write about 2012. How can I possibly convey in words what that year has meant for me and for my family?
There is a quote that instantly springs to mind, and I feel that it is more fitting in my life now than it has ever been before.
"It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness, it was the spring of hope, it was the winter of despair, we had everything before us, we had nothing before us..."--- Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities
I've been reading several blog posts today from other mamas who said goodbye to their babies last year, and there seems to be a general consensus: that the year was equally the greatest year and the worst.
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