Mama’s Got a Free Day!

Oh yes, today has already been a great day, and it’s only 9:36am! Both boys got dropped off at school (happily, I might add), checks were deposited into the bank, a quick run to the grocery store for milk, all before the bell rang at Zack’s Kindergarten. I even finished my coffee – without gushing it down my throat – and ate half an apple (the other half I am enjoying now). I’m dressed in clean clothes (as opposed to the clothes I sometimes sleep in from the day before – I know, don’t judge), and I even have a teensy bit of motivation to take a walk later today in this gorgeous pre-spring weather.

So, what will I do with my “free” day? Well, for starters I get to write! YAY! Writing makes me happy, fills a space inside me so that it doesn’t get filled with junk. Then I’ll finish preparing for a meeting Will and I have on Friday for our taxes – yeah, that’s not so sexy sounding, but none-the-less, it’s important. After that, a quick 15 min aqua-massage at this new self-automated spa (more on that later) before it’s back to reality and an afternoon of kids.

I must say, the days when I get a true break, I am so much more prepared to deal with the boys. It’s amazing how such a simple thing of free time (which isn’t always so simple to attain), can have such a grand impact.

Cheers to a happy, healthy, harmonious day! 🙂

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About pamelazimmer

Pamela Zimmer is a #1 bestselling author and speaker, transforming her personal pain and experience of Postpartum Depression into her purpose and passion. Through her #1 bestselling book, Reclaim The Joy of Motherhood, and her mentorship program, The HAPPY Mommy Method™, Pamela guides mothers on a healing journey from battling their own Postpartum Depression to embracing motherhood with joy.

Posted on February 5, 2013, in Body, Mind & Spirit and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 4 Comments.

  1. Absolutely, Pamela. We all need an afternoon–or even a few hours–that belong just to us. To read, have a massage, relax in a coffee house, hide in the writing room at the library, or just take the phone off the hook and take a nap. I want to hear about the self-motivated spa!

  2. Nice to hear you had some Pamela time. It IS true that a break from the everyday is good for you. Hope you can fit in lots more.

  3. I can completely relate. My husband had a dentist appointment this morning so I had some free/me time. I did a whirlwind of things INCLUDING writing a post. Love it.

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