I have been following Glennon Doyle for over a decade. She was one of the OG bloggers, that happened to be a mom, back in the early days of the trade.
(This post was written in 2009, while our kids are older now and we don’t experience this quite so much – I hope it can help you navigate the pain of sharing.)
Yesterday, my house was eerily quiet by 8pm. The laundry was feasible in a few loads. The floors were clean and our grocery bill was cut in half it’s normal total.
It’s Summer, which means 4 out of our 5 children go spend quality time with their other parents for 6 weeks. Zack’s babies head down South to Texas and my daughters go South-East to Kentucky. [Read more…] about Parenting: Shared Custody, Long Distance
Staying Sane & Self Care – Strategies during a Pandemic
Being quarantined during a global pandemic is something we never planned for. We are now, what, 9 months in? How are you staying sane and taking care of yourself? What are some accessible (ish) things that are bringing you joy during quarantine? We don’t want to just survive this; we want to thrive in it (where at all possible). [Read more…] about Quarantine Survival Guide for Moms