As it turns out, it is not my full-time job to be their entertainment. Even mommies need a sick day!
We all have those days when we suck at being moms. When we’re tired or sick or hurting or just otherwise checked out a little for whatever reason. At least, I hope we do, and I’m not the only one who’s spent a day saying “no” to playing with my kids. Who’s asked them to entertain each other while Daddy’s at work because I can’t think of one more activity to do together, and even if I could I don’t have the energy for it.
A few days ago I woke up with an anvil in my sinuses and fire in my throat, aching all over. Were my job not such a workaholic’s dream, I would’ve called in sick. But of course I didn’t have that option…read more at Rocky Parenting