Balancing work and home

Today’s Stay-At-Home Mom

May 14, 2021

“I’m not being the Mom I want to be.” How many times have I said that or heard that since becoming a Mom? I often wonder how women used to do it. June Cleaver. Ms. Brady. Even some non-TV personalities of yesteryear who seemed to hold everything together, get dressed in something other than jeans, [...]

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Pulled In 10 Different Directions At Once?

March 5, 2021

Is the “urgent” taking over your life? I was just reading about the Tyranny of the Urgent, a great piece on the difference between the urgent and the important on Simplemom.com. I was reminded of an “ah-ha” moment I had in business school when I learned what the phrase management by exception meant. It means [...]

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High Powered Moms: From Workplace to Home

March 1, 2021

As a mom with advanced degrees (M.B.A. and M.F.A.), I like to joke with my own mom that I spent a hell of a lot of money on my brain just to be a stay at home mom. It’s always good for a laugh from her as she not only helped educate me along the [...]

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