Why I Quit My Six Figure Job to be a Stay at Home Mom

Because I think it’s going to be easier?  <insert belly laugh> No, not at all!...more

Today I had a sick baby and it might be just what I needed

I'm going to say something that the 'Mom God' are going to be made at me for but it needs to be said: Today, I realized, even if only for a few hours, that being stuck at home with a sick baby was just what I needed. ...more

Lilibeth gives back to the poor

I RECENTLY met an artist who wants to share her blessings to the less fortunate back home in Cagayan de Oro City, Misamis Oriental in northern Mindanao, Philippines.She is Lilibeth Lazaga Bulala and she once worked for the City Hospital of Cagayan de Oro (JR Borja Memorial Hospital). Lilibeth always considered herself as a resident of Cagayan de Oro, the City of Golden Friendship....more

How To Get What You Really Want In Life

Has anyone ever told you to get what you want you just have to ask for it?The idea that you can just say “hey universe I want a million dollars” and it will magically appear?I know I have heard this over and over again in my life. I do believe there is an element of truth to this. To get what you want you have to first ask for it.However what I have also discovered is that this doesn’t work on its own. ...more

How To Jump Off The Stress Merry-Go-Round

As moms we know what it can feel like to be constantly stressed and overwhelmed. Unfortunately for many of us this has become the predominant them of our lives as we try to balance the responsibilities of work, life and being a mom.There are countless tips and advice out there about how to reduce the stress in our lives.Exercise. Yoga. Breathing exercises. Manage our time better....more

4 Steps To Shatter The Working Mom Glass Ceiling

In 2007 when I heard the words “fortunately we don’t legally have to offer you maternity leave” I panicked.This was my dream position for the next step in my career. My about to be new employer had just said those words to me after I discovered I was pregnant.I saw a glimpse into my future as a working mom trying to advance her career. My work or my kids.I was afraid of what I saw....more

5 Signs You’ve Hit The Working Mom Glass Ceiling

“Fortunately, due to a loop hole in California’s State Law we don’t have to offer you any maternity leave.”...more
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SAHMS Vs Working Moms. The New War.

I personally have been on both sides, and that’s why I don’t like it every time I see criticism or anger from one side to the other. Who is a better mom? Who has the secret to excellent parenting? Who is to blame for unfulfilled dreams? Who suffers more? Who gets more credit? It never ends. Women are constantly criticizing each other and judging each other, especially when it comes to parenting. When are we going to learn that a more community-oriented and open heart attitude will make everyone’s lives much better?...more

Are You Ready To Make This Decision?

I am often asked the question “what is the first step in starting your own business?”  A number of things immediately come to mind. Develop your business idea, write a business plan, decide on a business name, find a mentor, work out the finances, and so on. All those details you think about that go along with starting your own business....more