I used to think that to be a successful stay at home mom I needed to have a strict schedule and a home in perfect order at all times.
After a few kids, I was a little wiser; I realized that was simply not possible. Life with kids is unpredictable and unless I’m planning on cleaning all day, the house will never be perfect at all times.
Once I was able to wrap my head around letting go of a strict schedule and a perfectly clean home, I was able to relax and enjoy my life as a stay at home mom…even without a schedule ;)
As a stay at home mom, my purpose is to take care of my children, to raise them intentionally, to keep my home clean and tidy, and to feed my family, but more often than not, in the early days, I felt like I was spinning my wheels.Read More