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The Call You Dread - Amanda Magee
I’ve made no secret about how hard being a working mom can be. It is hard, the not fitting in with stay-at-home moms, not feeling completely comfortable with working-outside-the-home-moms, but there is one thing that helps. A great sitter/nanny. We have a wonderful person who I know loves our girls and is supremely capable. That said, I still get a tiny bit sick of the phone rings or I get an email from her. “Ohomygod, what’s wrong? Are they ok? Did someone get hurt? ShouldIcomehomerightnow?” Seriously, full blown panic. She called today. “Amanda, it’s Erin for you.” Shit. “Hello?” I asked with serious trepidation. “Amanda? I just had to call, I just went upstairs to check on the girls…” Abject terror. “I didn’t see…