• Why I'm Declining Your Request To Volunteer

    10 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    We need volunteers for this committee, can you help?
    Could you be the room mom?
    Would you consider a board position?
    Are you interested in being a group leader?
    Yes, yes, yes! A thousand times yes!
    I'll do it all. I love to help. I love to be involved. I love to be useful. (And as a firstborn child , I'm naturally qualified to be in charge of stuff).
    Oh, wait. Shoot. I'm sorry. No, I can't. I want to, but I can't.
    Why?
    Well, because as a mom of little kids, there are days when I still don't have time to shower. Because even if it's written on my calendar, I'll forget. Because I still...
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