Work / Life Balance

How I stay calm and enjoy the holidays

Some years, the holiday season seems exactly like one of those Hallmark movies. You know the one – where the mom or Dad has lost the meaning of Christmas, is struggling to keep it all together, and then finally has a redemption moment in the end. Since becoming a mom, I’ve really had to up… Continue reading How I stay calm and enjoy the holidays

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Ways to build a breast milk freezer stash

As a breastfeeding mom, maintaining supply and building your milk stash can cause a lot of anxiety.  I was fortunate to have a strong supply from the beginning but had some rough patches during our 13 month breastfeeding journey.  At the end of the day, I wish I would have stressed less about “feeding the… Continue reading Ways to build a breast milk freezer stash

Interviews

Working Mom Interview #4 | Denise from Coffee with a Shot of Cynicism

Wow!  Denise is a mom to two little ones in the Los Angeles area and works the overnight shift as a 911 dispatcher.  She is expecting baby #3 (yay!), and due in February.  Denise writes over at Coffee with a Shot of Cynicism and I think you’ll enjoy our conversation as much as I did!  Read… Continue reading Working Mom Interview #4 | Denise from Coffee with a Shot of Cynicism

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Working Mom Interview Series #3 | Jessica from A Modern Mom’s Life

This week’s working mom spotlight features Jessica from A Modern Mom’s Life.   She has two daughters, ages 6 & 9, and works as a Pharmacy Assistant.  Jessica resides in Ontario, Canada and you can find her across social media @modernmomslife Twitter | Facebook | Instagram | Pinterest We chat decluttering, activity overload, and her weight… Continue reading Working Mom Interview Series #3 | Jessica from A Modern Mom’s Life

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Working Mom Life Interview #2: Sarah from Organized As A Mother

This week’s working mom is Sarah, who is a full-time, on-call Nurse Manager and mom to a precious 13 month old daughter.  She and her husband (and three pets) reside in Katy, TX and are high school sweethearts.  She writes over at Organized as a Mother, and has an honest and extremely helpful perspective on… Continue reading Working Mom Life Interview #2: Sarah from Organized As A Mother

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Working Mom Life Interview #1: Brittany from With Love Mama

For this week’s Working Mom Interview, I’m featuring Brittany from the With Love Mama blog.  She mothers two toddlers under 3, works full-time from home, and launched a blog this year!  You can find her on Instagram @withlovemama and she is curating some pretty great boards over on Pinterest. In our conversation, Brittany and I chatted… Continue reading Working Mom Life Interview #1: Brittany from With Love Mama