time management

A Working Mom’s Morning Routine

Mom hard at work
I'm still pretty new at this whole mom thing, but one thing that I've learned so far is that mornings will forever be a bit more chaotic. If I thought that getting to work on time was challenging before our baby was born, then this is a whole new hurdle to jump over. I have... Read more

Pinterest Made Me Do It

Photo: whattopin.usPhoto: whattopin.us
I have a love/hate relationship with Pinterest. On the one hand, I love looking at the pinboards people have created to showcase delectable recipes, funny quotes, and gorgeously designed rooms. However, if you’re not careful, Pinterest can send you into a delusional, DIY tizzy. Before you know it you’re thinking, “I could totally do that.... Read more

How Does She Do it All? Well, She Doesn’t

Photo: Thinkstock / The BumpPhoto: Thinkstock / The Bump
I came across a post by Liz over at Mom-101 about the myth of “doing it all”, and with the demands of all the roles I play: mom, wife, employee, daughter, friend, neighbor, Girl Scout leader, football team mom, I often get the same question as Liz: “How do you do it?” If I’ve... Read more