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National Josephine Day - Meet the Wildes
I (Amber) don’t yet have outside-of-womb children but it’s probably a similar sort of feeling: that moment when you look at your small dependent and think, I love you so much and your life is about to change in so many ways and you have absolutely no idea. Sound familiar, mums? But I don’t have children yet so when I’m experiencing these enormous seismic waves of emotion, I’m actually looking at the dog. It’s disconcerting. Rationally, I know that these human children are going to take up so very much space that everything else is going to feel sort of squashed for a while. Emotionally… good lord, I love that dog. I can barely imagine a universe in which she doesn’t play a prominent part. We are determined that Little Dog Josephine won’t be sidelined in favour of the babies, that we will find a way to meet her needs…