Day Care Guilt

I dropped my daughter off at day care this morning, and it killed me a little bit. The idea of another mother watching my child because I was unable to do so. The guilt clung to my shoulders and suffocated my heart.  My other children ventured outside the house once they were old enough forContinue reading “Day Care Guilt”

Breathwork

I did a lot of breathing today. The kind that says, “Run, small children. Mama’s about to blow!” We had a ROUGH weekend. Lots of whining and crying and parents needing mental health breaks. The girls are in preschool every other week, and this was the end of our week off. We got through everyContinue reading “Breathwork”

ASK JACQUE: Neighbors, Bridesmaids, & Bath Time

The neighbor who never leaves So, I have this neighbor who stops by unannounced for at least an hour, and it’s often during the worst times. We’ll be in the middle of dinner, or my kids will be screaming. It doesn’t seem to matter how many times I try to say, “Ok I have toContinue reading “ASK JACQUE: Neighbors, Bridesmaids, & Bath Time”