I call BS on anyone who asserts that we must abandon our personhood for motherhood. They can and should coexist.
Who needs to talk when you're swimming in the ocean? Watching the flames of a fire? Dancing in the sand, roasting marshmallows, falling in meditative rhythm with the sea?
Through illness, injury, daylight savings time and more, I'm managing to stick to this damn workout. And actually loving it.
New Year's Eve may not be anything but another day, but every day is still an opportunity to create change and introduce vision back into your life.
Any mom will tell you that striving for perfection is a complete waste of energy and time, two resources we are already short on as parents.
With one week until Christmas remember to sit back, take a breath, and put yourself higher than chores on that list of yours.