The landscape is dotted with barns, cows graze peacefully in the fields, and the only sound is the rustle of leaves.Sheryl, 48, bought the house in 2008 and spent the next few years knocking down walls, rummaging through thrift stores, and putting her unique stamp in every corner, as I get to see firsthand once I've arrived.I always knew I wanted to be a mom; it was just a matter of when.I'd just been through a pretty painful breakup where there were kids involved, and I'd also been through breast cancer treatment.
Wyatt came on the road with me when he was 3 months old; he's seen all the zoos and aquariums around the world.On the Job" src="data:image/gif;base64, R0l GODlh AQABAIAAAAAAAP///y H5BAEAAAAALAAAAAABAAEAAAIBRAA7" data-src="https://hips.hearstapps.com/rbk.h-cdn.co/assets/cm/14/49/480x640/547f22a381154_-_sheryl-crow-makeup-chair-1-msc.jpg?fill=40&resize=480:*" / What are some of the challenges of doing it on your own?She likes to put her boots up here, after riding her horses with girlfriends. Fifteen minutes later, the singer strolls into the room. I'm still taking in the scene when Sheryl asks, "Can you keep a secret?In the kitchen I am greeted by a nanny and 3-year-old Wyatt, who is shaking a pair of maracas. Dressed in a tank top and jeans, her hair long and loose, she apologizes for the chaos and saves a maraca Wyatt is smashing against the floor. " Smiling, she points to a wicker bassinet on top of a marble counter.