Good questions deserve good answers.
That’s why I can’t resist republishing a bitingly accurate advice column that a friend shared with me last week. Perhaps you’ve heard of Washington Post Style Columnist Carolyn Hax’s “Tell Me About It” Column. Maybe you’ve even read this particular response, published back in May 2007, in which a woman without children questioned whether her mommy friend really didn’t have time, or whether “the kid [was] an excuse to relax and enjoy…”
Ooh, those are fighting words!
Check out the original newspaper clipping below, or you can read the article online here:
I love my childless friends dearly, but I can tell you, this Tacoma woman would NOT make the cut! As I’ve said before, there are some things you just don’t get until you’re a parent.