CarolO inspired this thread. You thought you were having a crappy week and you inspired me! thanks!
So.. life just threw you a curve ball. What do you want to do? Run for the fridge or the snack cupboard? Wait, hold on! Let's come up with some better ideas!
First.. what are some curve balls that can happen? let's list them and some possible solutions. These can be things that have worked for you or your own plans of attack that you hope you won't need.
your mother comes for stressful visit
1. write out a menu - with foods you will both enjoy. once the menu is planned you can enjoy the visit.
2. go for a morning walk - this way you have a great start to your day and get that personal time you both need during a visit.