When women in their 20s think about becoming a mother, it typically involves five to 10 years in the future and an end to everything formally known as fun.
My thinking was not too far off, until motherhood squashed my expectations and met me halfway at 23 years old.
Turns out, motherhood in my 20s was actually exactly what I needed to be the best version of myself. Here are just a few ways it changed my life:
1. Patience, So Much Patience
Any mother of any age will tell you that one of...