Category: Working Parents

There’s Brown Grass on Both Sides

By Guest Blogger Laura Simon A year ago, I was working full-time as a high school teacher, my oldest son was in kindergarten, and my two youngest children were in...

Summer Child Care Options for Working Moms

Updated by TMoM Team Member Sarah Blackwell For working moms, finding child care in the summer months can be a daunting task. Some mothers have found it easiest to break...

The SAHM: A Dying Breed?

By Guest Blogger Allison Carter I am a stay-at-home mom (“SAHM”) to 2 boys, and I love what I do. I worked professionally for years and loved my job. But it...

Being a Stay-at-Home Mom: Good Example for My Daughters?

By Guest Blogger Lisa Witherspoon, author of the blog The Golden Spoons We’re excited to share one of Lisa’s many posts that has been picked up and featured...

Back to work: Tales from a former stay at home mom

By Guest Blogger Kimberly F. The moment my water broke was surreal.  My world as I knew it completely changed in that moment and it was out of my control.  Now, having...

We Salute You, Moms!

By Rachel Hoeing We salute you moms in the minivans and those in the SUV’s. We salute those in the pick-up trucks And those on the ATV’s. We honor the moms...

Insight and Advice from Work At Home Moms

By Suzy Fielders We hear so much about stay at home moms and working moms but it seems like there’s one big category that often gets overlooked – work at home moms....

Favorite Triad Child Care Facilities and After School Programs

We have updated, edited, and added to our Child Care & After School Program Directory. We asked our readers for their favorite facilities and compiled the list...

4 Tips for Balancing Career and Home

By Deneane Davis Last month we featured Deneane Davis as a Main Street Mom on the Move. Deneane works full-time but also manages to find time for volunteering and...

Working Moms: Do You Flex?

By Guest Blogger Elizabeth Smith Working Mother magazine recently came out with their list of the 100 Best Companies. The selections were made based upon the following...