Category Archives: Working Mom

Tips for the Working Mom

Having a job and raising children is no easy feat.  Here are some tips that help me: 1. Prep the Night Before I’m totally victim to this. I don’t feel like making lunch for my daughter or prepping dinner for … Continue reading

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I’m a Cheating Mom: My Mommy Shortcuts

Before anyone freaks out and calls my fiancé – no I am not cheating on him.  I am a “cheating” Mom because I take shortcuts to make being a Mom easier.  Sometimes they aren’t the best for the kids, but … Continue reading

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How My Geek Skills Help Me Parent

Beware: Nerd Alert. I majored in Computer Engineering and work as a Software Engineer in Test. Making my living writing code and “breaking” software has shaped my thinking, both at work and at home. As a parent, dealing with my … Continue reading

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Childcare Options: Pros & Cons

As a working mom of three, I’ve experimented with many different childcare situations.  Nannies, friends, family & daycare… some days I come home from work smiling and other days… well, it’s quite the opposite.  Here is my take on what … Continue reading

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Can I really do it all?

It’s the question every Mom faces when they are about to return back to work after maternity leave. Am I doing the right thing? Should I be home with my child? Am I a bad Mother for wanting to get … Continue reading

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