I don’t do it all… and neither should you

I was talking to a friend the other night and she said, “you have a lot of responsibilities. ?I don’t know how you do it.” ?I laughed a little … because I don’t. #confessiontime It’s a Thursday morning at 10:44 am and I’m sitting at the coffee shop typing this. ?Alone. ?You see, for the last 18 months or so, I’ve had a babysitter sitter come in at least twice a month to give me a morning to do whatever. …

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Stop the mom guilt for taking care of yourself

Last night we spent $56 and some hotel points and snuck away to the local Doubletree. ?I brought a coupon for the adjoining restaurant and after a dinner where I didn’t have to clean up C’s war-like spaghetti?remnants, we retreated to our down bedding and I watched a Nicholas Sparks crappy movie. The Mr. is already off for his day of work so I’m sitting in a hotel room. ?Alone. ?At 9 am in the morning. It’s the stuff dreams …

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