summer motivators 2017 – getting a break
How often do you hear this from mom friends…or from your very own lips?
“I just need a break.”
But here’s a thing. Getting a break is kind of a new idea. Even needing a break is kind of a new idea. We have more leisure; our expectations for quality of life are higher than previous generations. We often come to equate quality of life with down time. Our forbears were a lot more sturdy and perhaps had the expectation that life was going to take work. And it was tiring.
And that wasn’t BAD. It just WAS.
But they had something else, too,