Friday I went back to work after a month of being off for health reasons. It had been hard to think about going back. In fact, I had been “digging in my heels” with my attitude. So much so that it was affecting our home life (and not in a positive way!).
I enjoy being home… parenting, cleaning, educating, having time to make dinner when I want to, not around someone else’s schedule (aka the business I work for)… and errands…. I like to run errands whenever I want, not when I can squeeze it in between work days… and … and… the list goes on. Not that being a stay-at-home wife and mother doesn’t have it’s time of stress and schedule problems and a bunch of other things – but hey – this is my rant so I will not be including those right now! 😉
So… as I began calculating how late I could leave and still be on time, I was reminded of a quote I read years ago: