Category : Parenting

- 3 weeks ago

I am a Mother...

Mom at Virginia BeachBeing a mother has been my greatest honor, biggest privilege, and hardest job. I am humbled to be in a club that includes great women like my own mother, grandmother and ancestors. I am their daughter and I am here, humbly trying...

- 3 weeks ago

This COVID-19 Normal Is Chaotic as Hell For Parents

& & & & & & "Sometimes you just have to cry in your closet." -Mom on the Today Show& & Wearing the maskWorking from home while social distancing is hard, and it is not just because I have to wear masks for personal errands that make it hard to b...

- 1 month ago

Coronavirus Baking

Baby bakingI know a lot of folks have turned to baking as a comfort during these difficult times. Although we haven't made it a habit. When we made cupcakes for Easter, it was memorable. Look who was in charge!!!

- 1 month ago

Story Time for Young Kids During Coronavirus Pandemic

Story time with Michele ObamaReading stories to your kids is a great way to bond, foster a love of learning, and educate them. However, what do you do if you don't have the time. like when you are attempting to watch them and work from home during Co...

- 1 month ago

The COVID19 Love Train!

This period of sheltering in place has resulted in some of us spending time with our favorite people. However, other spending time with folks they don't like very much. And others are simply alone, lacking direct human touch and interaction. And whil...

- 1 month ago

Easter During COVID-10

Easter PhotoThe last month has been an unusual time. The concern surrounding COVID-19 has distracted the nation and prevented many of us from working the way we're used to, socializing the way we're used to and simply living the way we want to. We ar...

- 2 months ago

A Working Mom's Take on The Coronavirus

Ready to battle COVID-19UPDATE: The concern about COVID-19 has heightened since this original post was published. Stay safe and informed by reviewing the materials on the CDC website.& Let's just tell the truth. All of this media coverage about the c...

- 2 months ago

Tell Your Unique Working Mom Story

& #WB100The White House wants to hear your story...Invitation From Women’s Bureau at the United States Department of LaborTo commemorate the historic centennial milestone, the Women’s Bureau has launched the “Our Purpose. Your Work.” campaign, featur...

- 3 months ago

The Secret to Looking Good While Doing it All

#workingmom“‎Lipstick is really magical. It holds more than a waxy bit of color - it holds the promise of a brilliant smile, a brilliant day, both literally and figuratively.” -Roberta GatelyWhether working motherhood is a choice or a chore, it’s a r...

- 3 months ago

Sometimes You Don’t Need to Keep It Real…

Family making memories at Cedar Point“I would blame my bad night on my bad day and expect my family to understand.” Casey GrahamA recent post by a CEO dad went viral because he implored working parents, to “don’t let your bad day become your family’s...

- 3 months ago

Shakira and J. Lo Have Liberated Us All!

At ConcertY’all know that my raison d'etre is to discuss the issues related to working moms. Well today, is a day to celebrate two working moms who inspired us all at the Super Bowl Halftime Show last Sunday—Jennifer Lopez and Shakira. Shakira and J....