Guess what--it’s not just about the kids.Mothering is an adventure to be sure--from baby’s first kisses and cute messy faces to trips to the playground and pushing a grocery cart with a screaming toddler, a mom’s life is full of adventures with her children. But it’s not only about the kids. Mothering is also an adventure in personal growth for every woman who undertakes this important role.The Mommy Diaries is a collection of encouraging, heartwarming, and funny true stories from moms just like you. These honest and open reflections on mothering will help you rediscover yourself amidst the demands of motherhood. The stories cover all the issues that are close to your heart as a mother, including-reclaiming your identity as a woman -remembering your own personal growth -cultivating meaningful adult relationships -asking for help when you need it -gaining perspective on the everyday demands of motherhood -keeping hope alive The Mommy Diaries is your chance to catch a fresh glimpse of who you are and how you can grow in the midst of the mothering process. You may be too busy on the adventure to write in your own diary, but you’ll see yourself in these stories and be encouraged on your own daily adventure!