Do you have mom burnout? Quiet time has the power to change us and make us better people if we take advantage of it! Learn my secrets!
In the early afternoon at my house, it is quiet except for a cd playing quietly in the background. All of my not-at-school children are quiet in their bedrooms for 2 hours straight. This two hour block of time is essential and, need I say, sacred to me. If you come over during the hours of 1-3, know that you tread on holy ground.
Quiet time is literally crucial to my well-being as a mother. Being a mom of so many little kids can be draining. Then think about all the cooking, cleaning, etc. and it can be downright overwhelming! This is my time to regroup and refocus. If I have had a bad morning, it allows me a chunk of time to restart my day. After quiet time, I feel refreshed, and ready to face the next set of challenges. [Read more…]