A Letter to My Unborn Baby on Mother’s Day

My Dearest Son,

It’s unbelievable to me that you are inside my belly and that I am writing to you–our very first letter!–days before Mother’s Day. You are about the size of a sweet potato right now. That’s your father’s favorite vegetable, I’m convinced. Even though at this time you would be able to fit inside the palm of my hand, you have already completely filled my heart.

I knew ever since I was a little girl that I wanted to be a mother. I would help take care of my twin brother–your Uncle Ian–growing up, and I hoped that one day I would have the privilege of being called “mom.” It’s a bit surreal to know that this dream of mine is actually happening. I…

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