Wednesday, November 12, 2008

Have you let yourself go?

As working moms, do we have a worse body image than the average woman because we’re being scrutinized at work as well as at home and by society in general? Or is ours better than average, because we simply don’t have the time to deal with the details? At The 36-Hour Day, I talk about how I've realised that I've let myself go a bit, but I'm not sure what I can realistically do about it:

The physical part is probably the easiest to remedy, and that’s hard enough. Emotionally and mentally, it’s been so long since putting myself first was second nature to me that, I have to admit, I’m both envious and a little resentful of the people who seem to do it so effortlessly. ... [More]
Read the rest at The 36-Hour Day and share your thoughts in the comments: Have you let yourself go? Is it harder to stay in shape as a working parent?

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