I reflected on that and thought, wow how lucky am I that I am able to read and then my thoughts changed to REALLY HOW DO YOU NOT GIVE YOURSELF TIME TO READ. (add in whatever it is you LOVE to do walk, YOGA, paint, hike you get the picture)
Taking time for myself is ESSENTIAL to me being a sane person not to mention a capable wife and sound parent. Haven't you ever heard the phrase "happy wife, happy life" there should be one for parents because its the same thing.
Finding balance is so important to me in raising children, running a business, being a wife, and BEING ME. Any signs of being off balance and game over, LOOK OUT. Jeff so patiently and gracefully brings me back on track:)
So my question to you is this..What kind of parent are you? and then What kind of parent DO YOU WANT to be?
To finding YOUR balance,