5 Tips for SAHMs Going Back To Work

Have you been thinking about returning to work after taking care of your children for some time? You are not alone...more

America's Love-Hate Relationship With Mothers

This blog was originally posted in The Huffington Post on June 2, 2014. Newsflash to future moms: “We” are not pregnant. Unless your husband or partner is expecting to receive a complimentary uterus at your next ultrasound appointment, you, Oh Pregnant One, are the one with child. You’ll have the stretch marks and the splayed pelvis to prove it. Don’t let anyone take that away from you. Repeat after me: “I am pregnant. We are having a baby.”...more

24: A Mama Drama

So the television show 24 is back for another season. Millions of people are anxiously awaiting the next narrow escape or bad ass move by Jack Bauer. My life certainly doesn't contain moments of national security or bomb disarming, but it’s absolutely as action-packed at times. ...more

3 Steps To Creating More Freedom For You and Your Family

More freedom is the number #1 thing many busy moms crave in their life. Our busy, overwhelming lives can make us feel like we are captive to our schedules.The truth is we often are.Juggling work, kids, life and all the other responsibilities that land in our lap our day-to-day life can feel like one big crazy merry-go-round we can never jump off.Here’s the good news for anyone feeling like this.Creating more freedom in your life is completely within your control....more

Working Mother Myths

**warning note – I know this is a HOT topic – this is just my opinion**...more

Is The "Bad Mom" Gremlin Running Your Life?

Do you ever hear yourself asking these questions? Why can’t I get I just get my life together better? Why am I always struggling to keep on top of my schedule, my kids and my work? How come it seems so much easier for other moms when it feels like such a struggle for me?What’s wrong with me?...more

Pocketful of Bands, Rings or Posies?

“If you can guess what I have in my pocket, you can have it. You will need to guess it before I reach home”, I heard my manager pamper her daughter with these promising words over the phone. It was her daughter’s tenth birthday and she had organized a party in the evening. This meant a long day at work for me. My manager shared her work load with me and took off early for her more important chores. Obviously, I had to complete my set of tasks as well. After closing the urgent issues, I decided to call home to inform I will be late. It was evening seven when I called home....more

Breastfeeding: A Series {My Story}

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Working in the public to working at home....

I have always had a job out of the home. This is my first time of being able to work from home or at home as the case may be.....I quit my job due to having my wrist fused and having every intention of going back to work as the Utility Billing Clerk for the city I live in, first I asked for a 10 week leave of absence and was granted. The more my husband I discussed thinking I was not sure I would be healed after that and he said we are financially able for you to stay home....more

Marissa Mayer: Enemy of the Working Mother or Just a Hardass?

When I hear Marissa Mayer's name in the news these days, I'm not sure whether I want to laugh, cry or punch. As a woman, feminist and working mother, I'd be lying if I didn't say she made my skin crawl, regardless of her gender. When she made headlines back in July, I actually defended her a little. What can I say? She's a broad I truly hate to hate. ...more