We all know, as Mother’s, there are an infinite amount of necessary “to do’s” on a daily basis. No need to present the list, you all know exactly what I’m talking about.
There are a series of tasks that are required day in and day out as well as those “surprise, smack you in the face, forgot you had to do” kind of things. Bear with me…
Painting this image you can see a hectic household, a mother scrambling to get it all done, kids creating chaos, cat puke on the kitchen floor (discovered by your foot), and why not add a dog to the mix… Point is, there aren’t enough hours in the day to even put a dent in what it takes to make a home.
Now let’s talk about the Mommies out there maintaining employment elsewhere. What?! It can’t be physically possible… Doesn’t seem like it but somehow we make it happen. Whether the need and/or desire to work comes from an economical standpoint or you’re simply rocking your education and experience to make the world a better place, you’re exhausted. Parenting alone is enough to suck the energy from your inside out, now, running on empty, let’s go to work!
Consolation prize?… None. We’ve got the gold metal ladies! Pat yourself on the back and wear your prostration as a banner of pride. You are providing for your family in so many ways. Setting an incredible example for your children is reason enough to keep it up.