Becoming a parent is both empowering and humbling. And every day I am learning to loosen my grip and accept help. A neighbor offers a popsicle, a friend offers to baby-sit, my grandmother offers advice. I am grateful to this generous tribe.
Leslie Klipsch, a writer living in Chicago, is mom to 2-year-old Oliver. She is expecting her second child in December and is reconsidering the delivery-room guest list.
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