Talk to the moms
What I love about talking with other moms is the honesty. Moms are CEOs of households. But you’d never get CEOs to share the kind of info moms share with one another such as budget boosters, trade secrets, recipe ideas, coping strategies and good old fashioned encouragement.
So next time you’re dutifully attending yet another of your children’s extra curricular activities, listen up. There’s often more going on in the stands and the waiting rooms where the moms are than there is on the field, the gym, the dance studio or the rink. It’s time well-spent.