Feeling Overwhelmed

I was supposed to do a blog post on Weds for Bonnie’s Book Club. If you were anticipating that, I apologize. I’ve been a little overwhelmed.

I have been biting off more than I can chew lately, it’s a pretty constant problem in my life. I constantly want to go go go but I put so much on my plate, then my depression kicks in so I get NOTHING done. My anxiety then let’s me know what a worthless POS I am and we go round and round.

BUT some great things are slowly happening… the kids and I got some Halloween decorations up

We got some much needed yard work done, we chopped down 5 trees and sprayed the weeds, I might need to do that again.

I have lost 6lbs!! I know that is a seemingly minor victory BUT for me it’s pretty huge.

Homeschool is going… ok… ish… there are great days and days when the kids and I scream at each other. We finally got to the library (our local is closed for renovations). The closest one we can go to is 45min away… and it is in a temporary building. But it was great to get new books!

I have done SO MANY LOADS OF LAUNDRY this week. I gave clothes away, donated some can goods.

I have been working really hard to get my life in order, but I still have SO MUCH TO DO.

That’s where I am this Friday night. I hope you all have a fantastic weekend!! Got any definite plans? We have 90% chance of rain so we are staying in.

Author: bonniemalicki

I am a re-married mom of 3 kids, 2 cats and 5 rats!! I have started an art business with my mom, I am a part time dog and baby sitter. My husband and I just bought a house and we are figuring out homeownership, marriage and parenting a baby (again for me... it's been awhile) together. This blog is just for fun to talk about our journey; the trials and tribulations of everything we have going on!

2 thoughts on “Feeling Overwhelmed”

  1. YAY for 6 pounds!! That is awesome!
    I am known for taking on more than I can handle, too. My main issue is announcing my plans to the world (or my husband or our 20 yr old daughter, lol) and then feeling even more like a POS than if I’d just oh-I-dunno-THOUGHT my plans. Oh well.
    You have gotten a lot done! Woo-hoo!
    We’re getting rain here, too, and my four year old is sick 😥 so we’ll be staying in and/or going to the doctor.

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    1. I am so sorry about your little one! I hope they get better soon ❤
      And thank you!! I am pretty proud of myself, I just hope I can keep it up.
      I try to not to announce myself, but sometimes the "praise" also can help.

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