Spring has sprung. The country is thawing. Kids are buckling down for their last months of school. And if you’re a parent, especially a working parent, the clock is ticking to get your summer plans in order. Maybe you work from home, or part-time, or perhaps you will be in the office daily during the […]
As a working adult who lives in Southern California, the seasons often blur together. It’s like that movie Groundhog Day. Get up, go to work, shuttle the kids around and cram a little “me” time into the wee hours of the evening. There is no three-month long hiatus. Wouldn’t that be nice? Still, I do […]
As I was cruising the aisles of Costco this weekend, it was clear Summertime is upon us. From camping gear to oversized beach towels to patio furniture, customers were filling their carts with all sorts of goodies to get ready for the season. I grabbed some sunscreen and then circled the book aisle. And that’s […]
The sweet smell of Coppertone. Kids playing blissfully into the evening hours. Beach days, fun days, lazy days. I love summertime, but summertime today is definitely different than summers spent as a free-spirited youth. Now I’m a grown-up and that means work, work and more work.