Posts tagged Chaos
It's Ok To Have A Clean House

In our attempt to lift the burden of tidiness from mothers’ sagging shoulders, have we created an altogether different problem? I’ve begun to notice a growing sentiment that a good mother spends time playing with her children, and only playing with her children. Washing dishes or folding laundry is time that could’ve been spent playing dress up or building train tracks. We tally up the summers, the weekends, the days remaining until our little birds turn eighteen and take flight, and we resolve to hoard them like the toddler who hates sharing her Cheerios. 

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