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November 18 2008 Work & Family Newsletter

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*Taking Good Things for Granted*
Many of us do take the good things in our lives for granted, our mate; our children, our home, the list goes on. Most of us don't stop to think "what would happen if I lost this or that." We only think of what we have (or had), when it is gone or simply diminished.

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|Just wondering how others take care of themselves while balancing work and family. I worked and completed my undergraduate degree while pregnant and then single parenting and then moved to the other side of the country to complete a graduate degree while still working and parenting. Now I am a practicing counselor, writer, college teacher and political leader in my town while still parenting and I think the thing that goes by the wayside the most often is self care. I preach it to my clients, but never manage to do it myself because once the weekend comes I have piles of laundry, housework, writing and correcting papers to do before I start all over again.

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