Mother’s Day is here once again. The feelings and emotions that come with this day are overwhelming. Take your pick…. I rotate a zillion feelings on a daily basis.
Maybe today it will be the unconditional love for my daughter. All the warm and fuzzy stuff that will never fade. Or will it be the pure exhaustion I feel from helping her every step of the way? Just one day off? I need a week!
Self-care is a trending topic.
First made popular by the undeniable appeal of rewarding yourself with spa treatments and luxury splurges after an especially stressful day, this version of consumer self-care is promoted heavily by companies selling self-care services and products.
We’ve been well conditioned to conjure up images of tub soaking with luxury bath bombs as a route to happiness. Continue reading