Category: Working Mom

How to Stay Healthy as a Busy Working Mom

How to Stay Healthy as a Busy Working Mom

  To say we are busy moms these days is an understatement. Between the demand to make the Pinterest perfect lunches for our kids, make sure our house is decorated like Joanna Gaines, squeezing in time for those squats and eating healthy, and oh ya that pesky thing called a job, it’s amazing we manage to sleep. While most of us don’t sleep much and run on coffee and sticky kisses, there are ways to help find balance. Because if we are honest with ourselves, we know that balance and finding time for ourselves is not only a much needed […]

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How To Stay Organized With A Household Binder

How To Stay Organized With A Household Binder

    We use it almost every day.  We know where to find it.  We love how it keeps us organized.  What am I talking about?!  Our Household Binder of course 🙂 We established our Household Binder about 6 years ago and haven’t looked back since.  How we stayed organized without it is a question that still goes unanswered.  It has become such an incredible resource and gets used almost daily.  It has certainly evolved throughout the years from category tabs to the size of the binder, those change as our family needs change.   How To Stay Organized with a […]

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5 Things Working Moms Can do for Stress Relief

5 Things Working Moms Can do for Stress Relief

  If you feel your home environment is a bit stressed out lately and your children find you worried and irritated mostly, it’s good to give yourself a way to check on your stress and get some relief.  Here are five mom stress-busting tips which can help you. See which one of these is good according to your needs. The great part is that some of these can be done with your children so they would get to learn some of your stress management skills too! 5 Things Working Moms Can Do For Best Stress Relief You have to learn what […]

Posted January 31, 2018 by Julie in Guest Posts, Health, Working Mom, / 3 Comments
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How to Integrate Work, Marriage, and Motherhood for a Successful Multi-Paycheck Household

How to Integrate Work, Marriage, and Motherhood for a Successful Multi-Paycheck Household

How to Integrate Work, Marriage, and Motherhood for a Successful Multi-Paycheck Household As a woman, you are a multifaceted taskmaster. On any given day you wear the crown of a loving wife, doting mother, and successful career woman. All these are titles you would love to be associated with. The real trick is learning how to mix them all together. It is estimated that 65% of all mothers in the United States are part of the workforce. There is no sure-fire recipe to integrate work, marriage, and motherhood for a successful multi-paycheck household. But, there are a couple tips and […]

Posted January 15, 2018 by Julie in Guest Posts, Parenting, Working Mom, / 2 Comments
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How Embracing Motherhood Has Made me a Better Employee

How Embracing Motherhood Has Made me a Better Employee

At the beginning of 2017, I became a mom and my whole world changed for the better. Since then, my new role as a parent has impacted my professional life in many ways that I never anticipated. Like so many other new moms out there, I worry about the negative effect my rearranged priorities may have on my career prospects. It seems like the constant feeling that you’re dropping the ball at work or at home is an inevitable part of motherhood. Believe me, I get it. It’s easy to get discouraged when I look back at my pre-baby self. […]

Posted January 3, 2018 by Julie in Guest Posts, TopPosts, Working Mom, / 1 Comment
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How to Keep Your Career and Personal Goals alive as a Working Mom

How to Keep Your Career and Personal Goals alive as a Working Mom

As moms, we all know how difficult it can be just to get five hours of sleep at night, let alone keep our career and personal goals a float. But, just because you have a family and new responsibilities, doesn’t mean that you have to give up on your dreams. Today we will be discussing tips to help you keep your goals alive while running around after your kids. Keeping your Goals Alive as a Working Mom     Limit Social Media I think social media is a great thing. It’s an excellent way for us to be able to […]

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What to Look for When Selecting a Daycare Provider

What to Look for When Selecting a Daycare Provider

Ever since being pregnant you knew you would be coming back to work after the maternity leave is over and that meant searching for a good childcare provider. Although there are so many options available, like finding a nanny, or making arrangements with grandparents, most of us opt for a daycare. There is a lot to the mix of finding a good daycare, taking into the consideration the cost, location and the spots availability. But today we will put these factors aside and talk what to look for in a good daycare to make sure your child is well taken […]

Posted December 6, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Parenting, TopPosts, Working Mom, / 1 Comment
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How to Be Successful as A Working Mom in 2018

How to Be Successful as A Working Mom in 2018

*This is a sponsored post* Tips for How to Be Successful as A Working Mom in 2018 We’re on the edge of a new year, and a lot of moms are looking for ways to balance everything. This isn’t a new concept, but it seems like moms in the modern and digitally-driven era put more pressure on themselves than ever because there are constant reminders on blog posts and social media that they’re just not doing enough, or so it would seem. If you’re excelling in your career you might feel like your kids aren’t getting the best of you, […]

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The Busy, Working Mom’s Guide to Trying to Keep the House Clean

The Busy, Working Mom’s Guide to Trying to Keep the House Clean

  Is it possible to balance work, kids and keeping a clean house? It’s possible. What about for busy, working moms? Yep. For a few seconds, you have a sparkly, squeaky-clean kitchen, until the munchkins come barreling in the door with muddy feet and squeaky screams. For a few seconds, you stand back and admire the toy-free floor, walk away to do something else and end up stepping on Legos with no munchkin in sight. How do they do that? You wonder if the “eyes in the back of your head” superpower is glitching. Try to talk to your child […]

Posted November 13, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Home, Working Mom, / 1 Comment
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Why this Mom Can’t Wait for Maternity Leave to End

Why this Mom Can’t Wait for Maternity Leave to End

  Why I Can’t Wait for my Maternity Leave to End Becoming a mother was one of the most incredible moments of my life. I mean, Superman may be able to fly and Spider-Man may be able to shoot webs from his hands, but me? I make people – that’s my superpower! I’ve come to realize over the course of my maternity leave with my little one that while I have made this incredible, beautiful, sometimes stinky little person, I don’t have to stop being me. And the part of me that remembers what it was like to not smell […]

Posted September 5, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Working Mom, / 1 Comment
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