Perk Pack — maternity leave

What Happened When I Started Making Myself a Priority?

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We read articles all the time about how important it is that mothers practice self-care. Of course, those things are typically easier said than done. It seems like any attempt I made in the past was met with a negative outcome. For example, if I went to get a massage or went to dinner with [...]

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5 Improvements I want to make in 2019

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Initially, I started to make this post about things I wanted to leave in 2018.  Instead, I am going to be more positive and talk about things I want to improve on in 2019.  I know what you’re thinking, another “new year, new me” post. That’s exactly what this is!  I have made the mistake [...]

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Five 10-minute Self-Care Activities

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If your life is anything like mine, self-care doesn’t happen often, if at all.  One of my New Year’s resolutions for 2018 was to take better care of and prioritize myself. So far, as we are more than halfway done with this year, I have failed.  And not just slightly failed. I mean a big [...]

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How Society is Failing Moms

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Do you feel that as a mom, you were set up for failure? No, of course you’re not a failure, but the odds were never in your favor. I wonder why the bar was set so high for moms? We’re always seen as the ones responsible for managing the household and making sure things run [...]

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