I Just Want to Be Alone: Confessions of an Introverted Mom

I love my husband and daughter dearly, but sometimes the sights and sounds of them make me want to scream. I realized why yesterday: I am an introvert often forced to live as an extrovert. Sure, I can be a chatty Cathy with the best of them and even people who know me well would probably classify me as outgoing, but when push comes to shove, I’d rather curl up with a good book than do anything else in the world. So the other day, as I felt the weekend slipping through my fingertips and I began thinking of the busy week ahead, my irritation started brewing....more
Thank you so much for this.  I always chalked it up to me being me (aka weird).  I need my quiet ... more

Making Mornings Easier to Manage and a $100 Giveaway

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To make my mornings easier, I do everything the night before.  I pack my lunch, set aside the ... more