I’m Not the Wife I Planned To Be

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I grew up in a traditional Appalachian household. My dad worked outside the home and my mom was a homemaker. She always kept a clean house and had dinner on the table when dad came in from work.

Their setup worked for them. They had three kids, of which I’m the youngest by quite a bit. Mom took care of all the day-to-day…

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Dr. Sarah Lyall-Neal

Dr. Sarah Lyall-Neal

Sarah Lyall-Neal, Clinical Psychologist, wife, dog mom, and writer. I write about mental health, health, nutrition, and writing. sarahelyall@gmail.com ❤️