Motherhood is hard. The emotional and physical toll being needed 24/7 takes on you can cause some serious burn out. I love spending time with my kids, but mom's need kid-free time just as much as kids need independent playtime. But when you do manage to carve out some time to yourself, it's essential to not think about that endless to-do list, and instead focus on your needs. Whether it's a night out with friends, checking yourself into a hotel for the night, or just taking a quiet bath — do whatever it is that helps you feel human again. And if you're a little stuck for ideas, keep reading for TK things you can do to recharge.