ALL MY BAGS ARE PACKED- a mother’s view of her empty nest

Courtesy-freedigitalphotos.net- chanpipat

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After years of school schedules, snack-boxes and car-pools, what happened to me when my only child left home for further studies? The story (in short!) of my journey (long) to adjusting to this new way of living.

An excerpt-

All morning, John Denver had become a ear-worm in my head, humming the same soulful number, “All my bags are packed, I am ready to go…… I am leaving on a jet plane”

The reason for this particular song popping out of my mental juke-box was quite evident. After eighteen years of enduring our parenting, our son was leaving home to study in a different city.  

READ ON

Inspired by my own experience as an “Empty Nester”

Published on a site for Asian women. here’s the Link

http://www.talkingcranes.com/blog/all-my-bags-are-packed

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