Working Parents

Back to Work Pandemic Style

Back to Work Pandemic Style

By TMoM Team Member Laura Simon On March 1, nearly one year into a pandemic that has upended life for working moms everywhere, I did a crazy thing. I went back to work full-time. After five years of homeschooling – by choice – and juggling freelance jobs,...
The Slightly Lopsided Seesaw

The Slightly Lopsided Seesaw

By Guest Blogger Hillary Zaken Dear working parent, I see you. I see you juggling work and childcare and self-care and your home and your chores and your relationship and your community involvement and your children’s extra-curricular activities, striving for that...
The Morning Struggle Is Real

The Morning Struggle Is Real

By Guest Blogger Ginny Olson With little ones around, plus a full time job, this momma really likes routines. Especially in the morning. Where everyone wakes up, dutifully gets dressed, eats organic goodness for breakfast, brushes teeth, combs hair, and washes face...
Working Mom, Work in Progress

Working Mom, Work in Progress

By Guest Blogger Emily Gregg Preface: Let me be clear – all moms are working moms. Stay-at-home, work-from-home, work-away-from-home, it doesn’t matter. But for the sake of this blog the phrase “working mom” is used to identify those working away from home, with no...
Working Moms: Do You Flex?

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 factors, Parental Leave, Child Care, Flexibility, Health & Wellness and Advancement. Two of the...
Ain’t Nobody Got Time for That

Ain’t Nobody Got Time for That

By Elizabeth Smith A couple of months ago I wrote a blog with a list of tips and tricks for how to help manage the crazy that is being a working mom. Unfortunately my list of tips and tricks was not enough. I am still getting my arms around this adventure that is...