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This Is The Pain Of Losing A Friend Because Your Kids Aren't Friends Anymore

Posted On: Jul 19, 2019   |   Posted By: Scary Mommy

This Is The Pain Of Losing A Friend Because Your Kids Aren't Friends Anymore

My daughter came home from second grade announcing she had a best friend. They were exactly the same she explained. They both loved puppies, had pink bedrooms and panda bear webkinz. I remembered second grade and how exciting it was to have a best friend. My story was a little different though. After saving me from getting nailed in Wall Ball, Lisa put her Incredible Hulk lunchbox next to my Strawberry Shortcake lunchbox, and so began a 40-year friendship. I only hoped the same for my daughter and her new friend. They wanted to spend every minute together, which meant I spent a lot of time with her best friend's Mom.
I liked her immediately. She wasn't the typical second grade Mom with her long wavy hair and bohemian style. When she picked a pacifier off the floor and stuck it back in her baby's mouth I knew we would be best friends too. We laughed reminiscing about how we had boiled water and made homemade baby food for our first born.
Conveniently, all three of our kids were about the same age and we were...

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