She has survived breast cancer and a public break up. Grammy award-winning singer Sheryl Crow talks to Ladies’ Home Journal about redefining what matters most in her life, from her kids – Wyatt, 4, and Levi, 1 – to her relationships.
On deciding to adopt: “I’ve always had maternal instincts. And there are so many different ways you can go about that. My sons didn’t have to be from me. They didn’t have to look like me. I just wanted children to love.”
On her expectations for her kids: “I expect my kids to toe the line in terms of manners, but with other things—maybe it’s because of what I’ve been through—I’m not so flappable anymore.”
On relationships (Crow is currently dating a local musician, who she declines to name): “You should be everything you are in a relationship: have desires and needs and weaknesses, as well as be strong and accomplished. It’s nice to be able to share your vulnerability and not scare off the other person. It’s just important that my boys grow up in a healthy situation. If I get married, I want to marry a man who wants to be a father to my kids.”
Continue reading the interview with Sheryl at Ladies’ Home Journal