Hey Mama! Let’s talk about the wild ride of motherhood and the selfcare we aren’t doing…
Being a mum is one of the toughest and most rewarding jobs out there, isn’t it? I know firsthand just how much effort it takes to keep up with all the laundry, cooking, and driving to after-school activities. But you know what? It’s all worth it.
I mean, who doesn’t love those precious moments of snuggling on the couch with your little ones or hearing their giggles as they play dress-up? Even though motherhood can feel like a never-ending roller coaster, those moments make it all worth it, don’t they?
I know it’s tough trying to juggle everything at once, and some days it feels like you’re barely keeping your head above water. But guess what? You’re doing an amazing job! You’re raising wonderful humans and teaching them important life skills along the way. That’s no small feat!
It’s easy to get caught up in the chaos and forget about the joy and love that motherhood brings. But take a moment to breathe and remember that these fleeting moments won’t last forever. Before you know it, your little ones will be all grown up and you’ll be left wondering where the time went.
So, let’s embrace the wild ride of motherhood together. Take each day as it comes, and know that you’re doing the best you can. You’re an amazing mama, and don’t let anyone tell you otherwise.
As a mum, you’re always putting the needs of your family first. But have you ever stopped to think about your own needs? It’s easy to forget about selfcare when you’re busy taking care of everyone else. But the truth is, taking care of yourself is just as important as taking care of your loved ones.
Think about it: if you’re not taking care of yourself, how can you take care of others? It’s like trying to pour from an empty cup. So, it’s time to start prioritizing your own needs and practicing selfcare.
Now, I know that selfcare can seem like a luxury that only those with ample free time can afford. But selfcare doesn’t have to be a grand spa day or a weekend getaway. It can be as simple as taking a hot bath, going for a walk, or indulging in your favorite hobby.
Above photographs taken during our family holiday in 2022 by KLD Photography, Nowra
Remember, taking care of yourself isn’t selfish; it’s necessary. So, go ahead and take that selfcare break you’ve been putting off. You deserve it!