Self care is something I am really passionate about. The reason I am so passionate about it is because I used to completely neglect my wants and needs thinking I had to be a martyr to be a good mom. This is so untrue! Self care simply means making sure your basic needs are met
It is a cruel joke of a – a higher power, mother nature, biology – blame who you want – that moms can get sick. Here’s why: Moms Do Not Get Sick Days: If you hold a traditional job and you get sick, you possess the ability to call in to work and take a
I’m the kind of mom – that doesn’t always look put together. Sometimes I forget to brush my hair as I rush out of the house to make sure my daughter makes it to gymnastics on time. I sit alone, as I watch her run and somersault. Another group of moms sits near me, all
Are you your own worst critic? I know I definitely am. Being a mom is full of moments where I beat myself up over the way I handled a situation, or something I said in frustration. It’s full of moments where I look back on something from years ago and wish I could have done
I am a creature of habit. I like to know what comes next, what is expected of me. The kids and I have a pretty regular routine now; Cam goes to school during the week and Emma has preschool classes or we run our errands, sometimes we have a play date thrown in the mix.