A friend sent me the link to this fantastic blog post about becoming a mother. It is so truthful and right on. Life has certainly changed a lot around here in the last year. It is okay to mourn some of the freedom you have lost and at the same time revel in the joy your kid has brought you. It can be a roller coaster to say the least.
Check out this post from Renegade Mothering, it is worth a read for not just moms, but the people that love them.