Each year, Santa brings a game for our family to play. It used to be things like RISK and Monopoly but more recently, the focus has been on fast fun that allows us to quickly connect for a laugh in between bouts of homework, chores and device worship.
This year was no exception, and we are now the proud owners of Don't Spill the Beans. The game contents include a bean pot with lid, bunch of tiny plastic beans, a playing area on which you place the bean pot, and four trays to hold your beans.
to work full-time. Plop. Managing the house and kids while the Spouse travelled so much. Plop. Plop. Three dogs at home (not a lot of effort when you are home all day but now....). Plop. Plop. Plop.
relaxing to you in ANY WAY? For them it is about survival. Imbalance could mean death. Not a few beans spilling out of a pot. I don't want to live that way. That is way too much pressure.
by trying to keep up my daily practices to the same extent while working and 'moming' will only cause resentment and stress on days when it simply does not fit.