Let's face it, moms expect a lot of themselves. We want to have a clean house, clean, well-behaved children, laundry done at all times, a healthy wonderful tasting dinner on the table by 6 p.m., a fit body from a regimen of working out and good eating habits--all in a 24 hour day! On top of all that criteria, we want to be able to never discipline in anger and always have the most creative, and therefore impactful way, to impress Godly character on our children. Oh yeah, did I mention we have the Proverbs 31 woman as our guide?
I read a wonderful post by Addie called Patchwork in Process. It is so hard for me (and I'm not even Type A) to balance all a mom has to do; in the end I realize I am relying on myself and feeling very inadequate. So, how do moms who seem to have it all together, do it?
Lori asked if I would comment on what I do to get it all together. Tee Hee! I don't think I do have it all together and one post on that would be forever. So, since I keep forgetting my Weigh in Wednesday until Thursday, I am going to start a new series of posts with tips for the SAHM. Not to say they wouldn't be applicable for the CWM--Christian Working Mom--of course.
Let me first put the disclaimer that I DO NOT think I have it all together or right. Just keep that in mind, comment when you have some tidbit to add (which I hope you do) and enjoy!
First Post: Assume the Position