Organization · Work / Life Balance

Must-have Baby Registry Items

As a new mom, I remember staring at all of the baby options at Target with zero clue where to start.  Sure, I needed diapers, and clothes, and sweet little headbands, but what else??  I read a lot about “must-haves” and wanted to share my compiled list.  The difference between minimum and extras is just… Continue reading Must-have Baby Registry Items

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

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Working Mom Life | Interview Series

I’m very excited to announce a new interview series here at The Motherhood Project!  Each week, I’ll be sharing interviews with fellow working moms of all backgrounds, with their own stories, tips, and tricks to succeed at this project called motherhood while working.   According to a 2013 study by the Bureau of Labor Statistics… Continue reading Working Mom Life | Interview Series

Organization · Work / Life Balance

Systems to organize your time | calendars, lists, and planners

This post about time management systems is part of my series on reducing decision fatigue – especially for busy working moms!  Check out the other posts here: How to Plan Ahead & Reduce Decision Fatigue for Busy Working Moms   Whether a working mom, stay at home (SAHM) mom, or something in between, we all need… Continue reading Systems to organize your time | calendars, lists, and planners

Work / Life Balance

15 family friendly fall activities (with your baby or toddler!)

We’re feeling the crisp fall air here in Tennessee and all I can think about is pumpkin pie, boot season and mums on the porch. Just like summer, I’m working on a fall bucket list of activities for our little crew. This time last year I was 4 weeks postpartum, so the only bucket list… Continue reading 15 family friendly fall activities (with your baby or toddler!)