in Family, Motherhood

Elf it.

So often we put pressure on ourselves as mothers to do and be it all, often times all at once, and ultimately to our own detriment.   The endless to-dos of the holiday season only exacerbate our already-high stress levels, and more often than not, we run ourselves ragged and…

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in Family, Inspiration, Motherhood

I Quit

Maybe it was the beading sweat on my forehead and the look of sheer panic on my face. Maybe it was me muttering–to myself, I thought, but apparently not–“HOW did you do this??” Or maybe it was the group of fellow deli counter patrons who were doing horribly at containing…

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