I ran on empty for a long time when my kids were little. I wouldn't recommend it. It's hard to be a good Mom when you aren't taking care of yourself. I was angry overwhelmed depressed and unhappy. by robinmcfadyen
I spent much of my life totally overwhelmed by ALL THE STUFF. After a breast cancer diagnosis at 35, enough was enough. So, I started to organize my life week by week with these 4 simple steps. Instantly, my stress melted, I got things done that I LOVE to do, and I started showing up for my family and myself.
A good mom has bad days & great days & normal days & overwhelming days & perfect days & trying days & supermom days & just being a mom days & a whole lot of love & real & crazy motherhood days. ~Rachel Martin (Original Words from my new book Brave Motherhood)
Before I had kids, I knew exactly what kind of a mother I wanted to be. You know, the kind of mother who kept a perfectly clean house, who served delicious and nutritous meals, who had fun with her kids and never raised her voice. I wanted to be a super-mom. I wanted to be […]