What Was I Stressing About?

oh right – everything!

It’s weird how one little thing can make everything seem stressful – but it does. My younger 2 take afternoon naps usually around the same time, while my older 2 play outside. We have worked into a nice summer schedule :) Only today my girls didn’t go outside right away – just having fun inside – and so Owen was woken up. They are never quiet, and why should they be, they are kids! It just sent me today – Owen whining in his crib, and them invading my quiet time.

I got them plastered in sunscreen – and sent them out. Ah a little better.
I left Owen in his bed – he wasn’t screaming just whining – he went back to sleep. Lots better.
A phone call from Joe – “Don’t stress out. Take a breather.” I’m okay :)

Sometimes I just need a reminder. “Take some time for yourself – you are important too!”

So don’t forget to take some time for yourself today – okay?

Blessings –
Amy

By | 2008-07-11T14:30:00+00:00 July 11th, 2008|Me|4 Comments

4 Comments

  1. Jacquie July 12, 2008 at 8:48 am - Reply

    You too! As mom’s we do forget sometimes that we are people too!

  2. Amy July 12, 2008 at 10:40 am - Reply

    thanks…I think I will :)

  3. No Crying Mama July 13, 2008 at 9:28 am - Reply

    Oh I SO am a nap nazi too :) I NEED my kids to get their naps…for my sake and theirs. Glad Owen went back to sleep.

  4. Tipper July 13, 2008 at 1:09 pm - Reply

    So true!!

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