While I am beyond the years of needing to worry about maternity leave, I still follow the policies and stories around how working parents navigate this very first challenge of trying to care for a new baby and support their families financially. Like most moms, I wish I could have taken more time. With each my […]
I’ve been working away on my special book project, leaving me little time to write fresh posts for this blog. Still, I’ve come across some great reads recently on working motherhood, the juggle and balance, so I thought I’d share a few finds. If you’re looking for a new book … Yes, another book on […]
There will be no more maternity leaves in my future. Our family of five is complete, and three kids is all we can handle. As a working mom, I always knew my leaves of absence would be temporary. Financially, we needed my income. And if I am completely honest, I think I wanted to head […]
In just a few short weeks, my maternity leave will come to an end. I’ve had a few months to bond with our new baby girl, but the time has come to slide back into the trousers, battle the morning commute and re-charge the Blackberry battery. Mommy’s heading back to work.