You need to care for yourself most when you feel least able to. These are the six steps I took to build self-care into my life. You can do it, too, starting now.
I can’t think inside my house. Am I alone in this? Does anyone else feel their cognitive ability leak out of their ears the moment they cross the threshold? When I walk through the door I’m immediately assaulted by a rush of unrelated details clamoring for my attention. DISHES! CRAP TO TAKE TO GOODWILL! MAIL TO OPEN! DINNER TO BE COOKED! It’s like my house is surrounded by a brain-disruption field. I want to turn around and run away. […]
I found myself watching a video of Steve Jobs’s commencement speech to Stanford University’s graduating class of 2005. I imagine few in his fresh-faced audience heard what I did…wise parenting advice.
In honor of our 18th year, I humbly offer five things I’ve learned so far about marriage.
If I know my kid best, why so often do I feel unsure about my parenting choices?