There are, of course, an endless number of ways to be a mom... even a parent. But, when our kids were little, there were distinct roles Sarah and I followed. Beyond Butch and Femme (which we acknowledge and embrace), Sarah was the Fun Mom and I was the Not-So-Fun Mom. (circa 1987)
Sarah with Aimee walking on her back.
Sarah twirling Darren around.
and Exhibit C
I'm reading to all four kids before bedtime... Aimee behind my head, Tristan in front of me, Meghann on the right and Darren at my right arm.
Now, doesn't Sarah look like more fun?