Working Mom

Being a Working Mom is Easier Sometimes

November 29, 2011

About a year and a half ago, I wrote a post where I laid out my reasons why I thought being a working mom was harder than being a stay at home mom. Specifically, why I thought that it was more stressful and harder physically to be a working mom, *especially* the first year. BUT! […]

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Memories From the Kid of a Working Mom

November 8, 2011

Last week in the comments on my post about working mom decisions, a handful of you talked about your own memories of childhood and what your parents were (or weren’t) able to attend. And while I haven’t had a chance to respond to your comments (someday, I swear!), I did want to more globally address […]

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A Working Mom Decision

November 3, 2011

On Monday, I took the day off work to spend Halloween with Jackson. His daycare was having some events mid-morning, there was a neighborhood event in the afternoon, and then, of course, trick or treating. I decided that I wanted to b a part of J’s first REAL Halloween events, and that meant taking the […]

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Up All Night Hits Pretty Close to Home

September 16, 2011

A couple of nights ago, I caught the pilot of Up All Night, the new Will Arnett & Christina Applegate comedy. I’d caught a few of the promos about it, and had read a few reviews and was intrigued. If you didn’t catch it, here’s a little bit about the show: Christina Applegate stars as […]

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9 Days Feels Like a Lifetime

May 18, 2011

Now look. I know that complaining about being away from my kid for 9 days could be seen as horribly insensitive. I know there are people who have to be away from their kids for much longer. I get it, I do. But in my little world, 9 days feels like a lifetime. I’m leaving […]

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