You can’t pour from an empty cup

I read this post today, and as a mum of two boys under four, it speaks mountains to me.
My arts and crafts interests may be a hobby, but spending time creating something is such a great outlet for me. It’s time and space for me to think about something other than kids, chores and cooking.
Being creative and artistic, doing sport, writing blogs, these “me time” activities “refill our cups”, so that we have some energy to pour into our family lives.
A wonderful post on Life Kids and a Glass of Red.

Life, kids and a glass of red

It’s been a while since I sat down at my laptop and tapped away. “Therapeutic typing” is how I referred to blogging. Some moments of time snatched away from the everyday stuff that always needs to be done, and refocused on me.

Maybe that’s where I have gone wrong. Not focusing on me.

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