Well, it’s back to reality in my world. I returned to work on Thursday. Starting towards the end of the week was a good move—just when I was totally exhausted, it was Friday afternoon.
Lately, it seems as though everyone is posting fun vacation photos on Facebook. I’ve been inundated with shots of kids in . . . → Read More: Vacation
One of my plans for this winter was to take a solo retreat. The intention was to escape from my typical weekend responsibilities—making pancakes, changing diapers, and wrangling dogs—to create some interrupted chunks of writing time. I have to admit that it sounds quite therapeutic to do something that is so clearly all about me. . . . → Read More: Living Room Retreat
About a year ago, I did a little exercise as part of a Personal Renewal Group for Moms. I think it’s a good exercise for anyone, but as a new mom, it was particularly pertinent. It was a piece of paper that said “My Wants” at the top, and my job was to write a . . . → Read More: I Love a Good Plot Twist