Taking A Pause: A Girls’ Trip For Moms

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Motherhood can be like signing a job offer with a vague description. You know the gist of the job, but you’re not quite sure what to expect. Often it can become an overwhelming process, considering how everyone’s experiences with motherhood are different. It can even be a lonely journey at times, especially if you feel like you’re leaving a past version of yourself behind.

Though these are all valid thoughts, it’s important to spend some time to celebrate your individuality. Treat yourself to a thoughtful gift – whether it’s on a random day, or your birthday – that brings you joy, whether it’s a new book, a spa day, or a piece of art that speaks to your soul. Remember, self-care and self-love are essential to maintaining a healthy mind and body. Taking the time to acknowledge and celebrate yourself can help recharge your spirit and remind you of your worth. So go ahead, indulge in something that makes you feel special and appreciated, because you deserve it!

If you feel like it’s that time of the year where things are feeling hard, call up some of your best friends and organize a weekend getaway! Take a break from the daily hustle so you don’t feel as burned out.

Spa Day

Spending a day at the spa with your girlfriends can be a wonderful way to take a break from the demands of life, as we know it. It’s the perfect opportunity to catch up with friends while treating yourself to luxurious treatments and indulging in a peaceful atmosphere.

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It can be a special time, reconnecting with good friends and maybe even making new ones – and all this while indulging in some well-deserved pampering! Transport yourself into a world of serenity and relaxation, with soothing scents, soft lighting, and calming music all working together to create a peaceful oasis. Take the time to rejuvenate with your support system, ready to take on the next challenge that life throws at you.

Don’t forget to send some love to a friend who has main character syndrome!

Food Tour

One of the best things about going on a food tour with your BFFs is that it creates an immersive atmosphere where you can bond over your shared love of food. You could even turn it into a healthy competition between the girls and play a restaurant version of Who Does It Better!

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Rediscover your love for food with them, and make it a fun and enjoyable experience, that can be just as educational. Whether it’s trying traditional Indian dishes or exploring the flavors of Southeast Asia, there is always something new and exciting to discover. So why not gather your friends, bring your most comfy outfit, and embark on a culinary adventure together?

Beach Trip

A beach trip with your inner circle can be a great way to bond and create memories that will last a lifetime. You can play games, have a picnic, or simply chat while soaking up the sun. Go ahead and try new activities together, like parasailing or kayaking, which can be a fun and exciting way to explore the ocean.

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Step away from the responsibilities and pressures of work, or family obligations, and simply enjoy the present moment! Taking a break from the daily grind can help reduce stress while you create unforgettable memories. So next time you’re feeling overwhelmed, take a trip to the beach and let the calming waves wash your worries away.

Wine Tasting

Are you a wine enthusiast or connoisseur? Or do you simply enjoy a glass of wine once in a while? Either way, a wine tasting is a unique opportunity to taste and compare different types of wines from various regions. If you’ve been looking for the chance to gain a deeper understanding of the differences in flavors and aromas, this is a great time to do so.

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Another reason why you should take your friends to a wine tasting is because it’s also an excuse to let loose. While it’s important to not overindulge, there’s nothing wrong with unwinding over (a few glasses of) wine. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the company while you explore what wine has to offer!

A Sleepover

Who said sleepovers were for kids and teens alone? Sleepovers can be an enjoyable and nostalgic experience for mothers who may not have participated in one since their own youth. Plus, it’s a homey and comfortable setting to kick back and relax in.

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It’s a good chance to reconnect with old friends, reminisce about your experiences, and possibly create new memories together. You can even indulge in childhood snacks while watching movies, or even (try to) stay up late! Feed the nostalgic inner child in you as you provide a space for open and honest conversations, reminiscing about your times as a child and the journey you made to the woman you are today.

Recharge your batteries with a weekend getaway that you deserve. It’s a good time to focus on your individual needs and reconnect with your identity beyond motherhood. Of course, if you know a friend who needs a good ol’ girls trip, extend a hand to her and show your support in the simplest ways. Whether it’s with a short phone call, or a day trip to Melbourne – you never know how you can take care of your friends with the smallest gestures.

About Author

LaDonna Dennis

LaDonna Dennis is the founder and creator of Mom Blog Society. She wears many hats. She is a Homemaker*Blogger*Crafter*Reader*Pinner*Friend*Animal Lover* Former writer of Frost Illustrated and, Cancer...SURVIVOR! LaDonna is happily married to the love of her life, the mother of 3 grown children and "Grams" to 3 grandchildren. She adores animals and has four furbabies: Makia ( a German Shepherd, whose mission in life is to be her attached to her hip) and Hachie, (an OCD Alaskan Malamute, and Akia (An Alaskan Malamute) who is just sweet as can be. And Sassy, a four-month-old German Shepherd who has quickly stolen her heart and become the most precious fur baby of all times. Aside from the humans in her life, LaDonna's fur babies are her world.

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Tamina
Tamina
11 months ago

I think that you can eat delicious food anywhere and even more so do cosmetic procedures. However, you can only get unforgettable emotions from African safaris. Surely, many people want to see live the majestic beauty of the African prairies and the animals living in these mysterious dreams. And you have such an opportunity. Just visit the African Bush Camps website and book your tour now.

Greg Bjorg
Greg Bjorg
11 months ago

When I go on a trip, I want to make sure that I don’t have any difficulty understanding the language. Of course, this is the advantage of learning English, as it is used everywhere. My spoken English is fine, but now I decided to improve my level by studying topics like Future Tense in English on my own. I’m also thinking about finding a teacher. I could study English 1-2 times a week.

Kim
Kim
11 months ago

Looks cool

Kim
Kim
11 months ago

As a mom, I can totally relate to the need for a girls’ trip to recharge and relax. Norwegian Cruise Line reviews have been great, and I’ve been considering taking a cruise with my friends. It’s great to hear that the cruise provides a variety of activities, from spa treatments to delicious dining options. I’m definitely going to keep this in mind for my next getaway.

salpr ailn
salpr ailn
9 months ago

Arranging a day of rest for a housewife mom can be a wonderful way to ensure she has time to relax and rejuvenate. Here are some steps to follow: Plan ahead: Discuss with your spouse and children the importance of having a day off for the housewife mom. Make them understand that it is crucial for her mental and physical well-being. Choose a day: Set a specific day each week or month for her day of rest. Ideally, this should be a day when the majority of household chores can be managed without her involvement.

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gek kar
9 months ago

Create a supportive environment: Ensure that the rest of the family is understanding and supportive of her need for rest. Remind them not to guilt her into doing tasks or make her feel guilty for taking time off.

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strumma
9 months ago

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