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Tea Time with Trish: Let’s Talk About the Word Busy

Because I work with women and moms, many of whom live busy lives, I hear the word “busy” used a lot.  However, what I’m starting to see is that that word is bringing with it an attachment to guilt.  Yep, just on more thing to feel guilty about!  So, I wanted to use this blog as a way to dispel some of the guilt that we as mothers continue to put on ourselves.   As mothers, I believe it is important to become self-aware – aware of who we are, and how we spend our time.  With this increased awareness comes the knowing of what our priorities truly are, and we of course then try to manage our time based on these priorities. The one down side of awareness (really, I think all awareness is an upside if you choose to see it that way) is that the things that aren’t working become glaringly obvious. And if you are the type of person who tends to be hard...

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