Category : Parenting

by Staff - 3 days ago

Be Careful About Dancing at the Work Party...

Working Mom doing "The Wobble" at an event“We want everyone to be comfortable bringing their ‘whole self to work.’”If you have participated in any presentations from your company’s inclusion office you know that there is an effort to get people to be...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Celebrating the Fourth of July

Pool time!“Remember it was only about 250 years ago this nation began as an idea where everybody had the right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness,” Heinz History Center President Dr. Andy Masich said.I'm sure that you can tell that I am a...

by Staff - 3 weeks ago

After Vacation I Got to Celebrate My Daughter!

@PNCParkI am back from vacation y'all! It was amazing. As far as I am concerned, it's not a vacation without a trip to the beach. So, I arranged for me and the kids to go to Virginia Beach with my mom, sister, aunts and cousins because Andre had to w...

by Staff - 1 month ago

On Vacation!

The kids and I are exploring Virginia with family this week. So, tune into me on Instagram to see what we’re up to!Until next week...

by Staff - 2 months ago

It Takes a Village To Support a Mom

Part of my mommy village“Being a mom has made me so tired. And so happy.”& – Tina FeyThe above quote from Tina Fey captures motherhood in a nutshell. It is all consuming, absolutely overwhelming and completely worth it. Being a mom has pushed me to m...

by Staff - 2 months ago

The Working Mom Reality Show

Last Friday night I posted a photo of me and my husband on Instagram. We were on our way to an event. I was in full makeup and a formal dress coat was covering my gown. channeled my inner Beyonce,& struck a pose and did my best attempt at a sultry p...

by Staff - 2 months ago

How You Can Enjoy Life During These Trying Times

Easter Sunday #ChurchFlowWe were blessed with a blessed, peaceful, ordinary Easter Sunday. Our kids woke up to presents from the Easter Bunny contained in baskets. They ate candy, followed by breakfast and got ready for church. (Yes, in that order! :...

by Staff - 2 months ago

Spring Break Gratitude

Mom and daughter at playground“Gratitude is a powerful catalyst for happiness. It’s the spark that lights a fire of joy in your soul.” – Amy ColletteI had grand plans for Spring Break. There was a plane and a beach involved. I was also planning to vi...

by Staff - 3 months ago

Four Secrets to Success For Working Moms

“So, please, let's stop talking about 'having it all' and start talking about the very real challenges of 'doing it all.'"& ―& Kirsten Gillibrand,& Off the Sidelines: Raise Your Voice, Change the WorldWhen people talk about "having it all", at the co...

by Staff - 3 months ago

You Can Overcome Working Mom Guilt

Mom at Disney smiling because her kids were happy!“One of the conflicts inherent in having choice is that we all make different ones. There is always an opportunity cost, and I don't know any woman who feels comfortable with all her decisions. As a r...

by Staff - 3 months ago

How Working Moms Can Tackle the Laundry Monster!

Thinking it would be great if Alexa did laundry."Don't hate me because I'm beautiful..." ---old Pantene CommercialWhen I was a kid, Pantene had a commercial with the above tag line. It doesn't really apply to me, but I have been longing to include it...

by Staff - 3 months ago

How My Second Child Taught Me to Love With My Whole Heart

A new born& Raising children uses every bit of your being - your heart, your time, your patience, your foresight, your intuition to protect them, and you have to use all of this while trying to figure out how to discipline them.& & -Nicole Ari Park...

by Staff - 4 months ago

Spring Break Photography Tips for Busy Moms

One thing that bloggers, especially "Mommy Bloggers" understand is the power of a great photograph to take a post from boring to bold! That said, bloggers aren't the only moms who are obsessed with taking photos of their kids. Indeed, Instagram might...