Britt Flores is a freelance journalist for The Daily Courier. You can follow her advice on self-care on Twitter @bfloreswrites.
Once, my father hired me as a manager for his dojo. I expected to find operating systems, a well-structured calendar system, etc. What I beheld instead was a pencil-and-paper calendar, instructors who made their own schedules and no central email system or staff meetings.
“Adulting” is hard. Getting enough sleep as working, parenting adults is nearly impossible.
Mother’s Day — the struggle is real. For some, it’s a day of gratitude for the moms we love; a joyous holiday where we honor those who have given us life, wiped our bottoms, kissed our scrapes and bruises, sung us our bedtime songs and gathered us in the mornings.