Forge
A publication from Medium on personal development.

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TikTok creator KC Davis, the author of Struggle Care, wants us to move beyond simply dividing up our list of chores

Imagine a world in which we put rest, not work, at the center of our lives.

What if instead of starting with our to-do lists, and building our lives around paid work and household tasks, we first asked: What do I need to feel fully myself? Is it time away…

What I did right, what I did wrong, and what I’ll do differently next time.

I was nervous about my eldest son starting school.

Really, really nervous.

After a year-and-a-half of on-again, off-again, but mainly on-again lockdown here in the UK as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic, I was deeply unsure how easily he’d settle in.

As a quiet kid who really enjoys focusing…

After 20 years of raising children while working full-time, here’s what I’ve got

Parenting young children while entrepreneuring took everything I had, and then some. All my energy, love, creativity, intelligence, forgiveness, and friendship. Through trial and error and error, I managed to figure out a few things along the way, usually with the benefit of both sweat and tears. …

A “digital detox” probably won’t fix what’s broken. Here’s what will.

Not so long ago, I came to believe that I was prioritizing technology over the most important people in my life — including, most painfully, my daughter.

It hit me hard one day when the two of us were playing games from an activity book. The first activity involved naming…

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