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 […]

    Podcast Prep – Can moms really have it all?

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  • April 12, 2017
  • I’m super excited to share with you some exciting – and slightly terrifying – news. I’ve been invited to speak on not just one, but two podcasts in the next month! First up, the Extraordinary Moms Podcast. I was invited to share my pursuit of a work life balance after being introduced to SoCal mom […]

    When you’re not losing the baby weight

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  • March 22, 2017
  • I’m wearing yoga pants again today. Yes, I’ve bragged about wearing activewear on a daily basis since I started my own home-based marketing company before. {They are sooo comfy.}  But, if I’m being honest, today I’m wearing them because nothing else fits. I’m having a hard time losing the baby weight. After I had my […]

    When you’re done having babies

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  • February 22, 2017
  • Dear mama, You are done having babies. I know part of you is really sad about this. The oldest two are hardly babies anymore, and your newborn is no longer a newborn. Time sure seems to speed up with each child, doesn’t it? You’ve breathed in every moment with this precious last one and I know you’ll continue to cherish […]

    “I try to give equal parts of myself to all things that are important to me.”

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  • February 15, 2017
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      As I get back in the swing of things {in case you missed it, 2016 was a tad eventful}, I’m excited to bring back my #workingmomwednesday series. Last year I interviewed over two dozen working moms. Many owned their own businesses, but all shared a particular passion for their families and careers. Today I’m chatting […]