Today was a day to sit back and catch our breath. After a warm breakfast of chocolate chip pancakes topped with a mound of whipped cream, I announced to the kids we were skipping school today. Some days you need to just toss the planner aside and take a moment to breathe.
We have been non-stop, and I can tell when my kids are at their limit. Learning is compromised when we feel like we don’t have space to breathe. It has taken me a couple of years to finally learn this and pick up on this, but I am thankful I have. Today we took a day off from our typical day. We used the time to catch up on some other things, and some time to just be. Tomorrow will be better because of what we did today.
Final Thoughts on Breathe
Is your life feeling over-crowded and a bit overwhelming. Take time to breathe. By that, I mean take a day off, put your planner or calendar aside and do something that will refresh you. Create space to breathe.
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