New grandma Jody Smith shares her frustrations about not being able to visit the new baby…
My daughter and son-in-law just had a baby last week. We are thrilled. But we won’t be able to see the baby or hold her any time soon. We won’t be able to take over little gifts or help out with housework or babysitting.
The little family lives a province away and we can’t afford to make the trip. And that includes not being able to afford the energy it would require.
People automatically — and naturally — ask if we’re going to fly out to see them, and I must repeat to one then another that, no we won’t be able to go.… Read More36 comments