Motherhood is My Dream Job

Bonnie A.
3 min readMay 8, 2022

When exactly did it become presumed that we’d have children we didn’t raise? I am curious. When I became a mother, I accepted the hardest job I’ve ever had. Not only do I have to care for my dependent(s), but I have to respond to questions like “what do you do?” while my toddler runs out the door. I’ve traded in my high-wage jobs for low-paid labor in an effort to keep my people close by. I’ve learned how to do the equivalent of two…

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Bonnie A.

If we don’t tell our stories, who will? Co-founder of goodsteadusa.com Polaroids @instantdreamlight