The top 7 apps & websites making a working mom’s life easier

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  • May 17, 2017
  • Moms are busy. Really busy. Add a JOB to the mix and it’s a wonder we get anything accomplished each day. {Ignore that pile of laundry in the corner.} I’m always looking out for the best resources for working moms that make my life just a little bit easier. That means fewer to-dos, and more time back […]

    Quit trying to do it all

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  • May 10, 2017
  • They say “quitters never win, and winners never quit.” Well… Today I’ve decided that I quit. It wasn’t an easy decision. I mean, it stinks. I’ve been doing it for 5 years! But enough is enough. And I’m happier for it. I’m talking about cloth diapering. Don’t get me wrong, it was great while it lasted. Many […]

    Do you call yourself a working mom?

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  • May 3, 2017
  • Lately I’ve been thinking about how I describe myself. I’m a wife, mother, daughter, sister, cousin, and aunt. I am an entrepreneur, a marketer, a blogger, and an iced coffee enthusiast. Also, I’m a feminist, overly candid, hilarious {if I do say so myself}, passionate, ambitious, and so much more. And yet 10 times out of 10, […]

    Mama, how do you do it?

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  • April 26, 2017
  • The other day I was talking with a girl friend from back home. She is a first time mom and an amazing one at that! After gushing over photos of our newest additions, we started talking about the final days of her maternity leave. I offered my support and unsolicited advice from returning to work after my […]

    When you feel like you’re falling behind

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  • April 19, 2017
  • Have you ever felt like everyone else is getting it right and you’re falling behind? I know I have. Sure, we can blame social media and its abundance of filtered depictions of “real life.” Don’t get me wrong, it certainly doesn’t squash these feelings of inadequacy. The truth is, I’ve been comparing myself to others long before […]