I’ll be honest, I had a whole different post planned for today but I decided you probably need this. I know I sure do.
I don’t know about you but the past couple months have been challenging (and that’s putting it mildly, isn’t it?)
And I sometimes catch myself wondering if this whole pandemic situation would be easier if I wasn’t a mom.
Would I be less stressed?
Would it feel less hard?
Would I have more patience?
Would it feel less painful if I didn’t have to worry about trying to get work done without childcare support?
Would I just get to sit down and relax for more than 5 minutes without needing to get someone a snack, wipe a bum, or attempt to be a Pinterest-worthy Mom and make some elaborate craft out of popsicle sticks and glitter glue that they’re only going to play with for five minute anyways?
And then as soon as I think these thoughts I immediately feel guilty.[Read more…] about Does It Feel Like Things Are Extra Hard Right Now?