Staying at home with the kids for an extended period of time has its challenges. What began as a great time to connect with your kids and their day-to-day can end with everyone in tears and you feeling like a failure. Whether you know you are home with the kids temporarily or for the long-haul, things can get stressful. It’s easy to feel burned out and frustrated.
You’ve set up a routine, made a schedule, created a work space, and have your list of activities to keep the kids occupied. And you still may end up at your wits end. Don’t worry, GR8 parents, we know it’s tough out there. No matter how prepared you are, something is likely to disrupt your carefully, well-thought out routine and schedule. Just know that things will work out in the end. Until then, these affirmations can help you get back to calm.