I read this article on Facebook the other day… about moms meeting each other right in the middle of the mess that is life. And you know what? I found myself in a puddle of tears because I haven’t felt like that in a long time.
I think being a mom can be lonely.
And not in the “I stay at home all day with littles” kind of way…because I know stay/work at home moms crave some adult interaction. I’m claiming the other side. As a working mom, I am lonely sometimes.
Monday morning till Friday at 6 is a mad rush to keep everyone and everything functioning… or at least surviving. Since I’m gone most of the days in the week, I don’t get to see my children or spend much time with them… young kids=early bedtimes. So- I make that a priority on the weekends… plus carving out time to hang out with the hubs.
Where in there does it fit to establish meaningful girlfriend relationships? I’d love to make this more of a priority… I NEED to. I’m just saying its hard. Not enough hours in the day… yadda yadda. I need to reach out and establish these relationships. I need to nurture them. It’s going to be a priority for me this year… because…
Being a working mom can be lonely.