Category: Work-Life Balance

The World Needs More Mom Friendly Jobs

To the Working Moms Who Struggle: I Feel You

Inside: A mom’s thoughts about work-life balance for moms.

Hey there, working moms. I’m thinking about you.

Why? Because I’ve been thinking about problems moms face with work-life balance. The struggles. The frustrations. The guilt.

Simply put, we need more mom-friendly jobs.

My daughter is ten and I still haven’t “cracked the code” of balance … Read more

Surprising Things I Miss About Work

Call Me Crazy, But Sometimes I Miss Work

Today in the school drop-off line, I noticed the dressed-up-for-work moms. It took me back to my rushed mornings and my days of the Starbucks drive-thru with my boss. And I realized something. Sometimes, I miss work.

It’s been almost one year since I resigned from corporate life. I do miss some things about work. … Read more

Things I've Learned Since I Quit My Job

5 Things I’ve Learned Since I Quit My Job

Once I quit my job, I thought my problems were solved. But it’s funny, because now I’m asking myself: Is the grass greener over here? Or over there? Surprisingly, I’m still not sure. I don’t have that answer. But, I can share 5 things I’ve learned since I quit my job.

A few years after … Read more

rediscovering yourself

This Is What Happens When You Realize You’ve Been Lost

Inside: Rediscovering yourself when you’ve hit midlife and realize you’ve been lost.

Last week I spent two hours trying to clean the kitchen and organize the mess that Christmas left.

Good music and the urge to dance in the kitchen kept distracting me.

Suddenly, I was facing my twenty-something self. She had some things to … Read more