This little gem landed in my inbox today, courtesy of a fabulous friend and mentor, who knew I'd appreciate just such a thing. And now I pass it on to you, Mamas.
"Life is crazy. Now, maybe you knew this all along. But before I had children, I actually held on to the illusion that there was some sense of order to the universe.... I am now convinced that we are all living in a Chagall painting—a world where brides and grooms and cows and chickens and angels and sneakers are all mixed up together, sometimes floating in the air, sometimes upside down and everywhere." —Susan Lapinski, U.S. journalist, author