I try to do at least one thing for myself each day to keep me a happy mommy. Yesterday, it was playing the violin. Today, I hope to do some painting. I think it's good for Maylin to see that I do do non-Mommy activities and that I derive a lot of pleasure out of my hobbies.
[Added at 11:15 am:
I noticed that John had the internet browser open to a New York Times article that articulates exactly my thoughts. http://www.nytimes.com/2007/12/02/jobs/02career.html]