Take Some Much Needed Time For Yourself

Moms are busy. Our daily responsibilities are many, from getting the kids up in the mornings and ready for school, extracurricular activities, homework, cooking, and chauffeur; a mom’s job is never done. During the holidays, this stress is compounded even more by baking cookies with the kids, shopping for presents, decorating the inside and outside of the house and hosting gatherings at home. It is a joyous time of year, but that joy comes with a lot of stress. Many moms are also caring for elderly parents or in-laws. They have a lot of people in their lives that depend on them.

It is important that moms take time out to care for themselves and get that much-needed rest and relaxation. One way to do this, without leaving the house, is to get a great chair. A chair that you could take some time in every day to sit and relax. The chair should serve multiple purposes. If you have a chair that can recline and you could put your feet up, this is a good start. Some chairs can even lay flat for a really relaxing sleep. Many chairs are available and it can be hard to figure out which one is best to purchase.

A good chair is an investment, and should be nice looking, but also practical. It can be a secret weapon in your house, even a few minutes of sitting in the chair can help you feel refreshed in a short time. For those who may have some trouble sleeping, it is a great place to take a nap. Get the right chair the first time, one that has multiple positions with heat and one that lifts. This is a chair that can be in your home and you can use for many years to come. Discover more at www.perfectsleepchair.com. This chair is one that I found that has everything anyone could want. It has very good reviews and it is made in the United States, which is something that we can appreciate.

Taking time out for yourself can be hard, but it is necessary. You have to make sure you are okay so you have enough to give to everyone else in your life. You have to juggle responsibilities and balance priorities. A quality recliner is an easy way to ensure that you are comfortable at the end of a long day. You want to make sure that the chair you buy is sturdy and durable. I love recliners that can easily be wiped down and do not require a lot of extra care. Also, a recliner that can be enjoyed not just by me, but other people in the household.

For moms like us who are self-employed and homeschooling, we really deserve a break sometimes. With all the running, it can be difficult to take the time we need. Moms can benefit from taking some time to relax. Your kids will appreciate it because you will be calmer and more pleasant.

I love the idea of sitting down with a good book and just unwinding. In today’s times, we have to keep in mind that everything we consume, not just food, but everything we “take in,” whether its music, knowledge or conversation, should be something that is of some benefit. Taking time for yourself as a mom is “filling your cup” and you can give much more when your cup is full. So set some time apart for yourself. It is important. One thing I like to do is wake up early before anyone else in the house is awake. This helps me to have some time to plan the rest of my day in the soft silence of the morning. My thoughts flow freely, uninterrupted by the rest of the day that is to come. Taking some time in the afternoon to recharge, helps me to get through the rest of the day.

For all the real moms out there who need a break, maybe a new chair could be a gift to yourself or a loved one for the holidays. C’mon moms, you deserve it!


I'm a mother of 2 who likes to get involved in too much! Besides writing here I started a non-profit, I'm on the PTO board, very active in my community and volunteer in the school. I enjoy music, reading, cooking, traveling and spending time with my family. We just adopted our 3rd cat and love them all!

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