What Motherhood Has Taught Me….

A mom shares lessons learned as she juggles her family and career….



The Hiatus is Over…

How is it that I haven't blogged in a dog's age?  Oh wait, I up and changed jobs, took on more responsibility and in turn totally sent my schedule into a tailspin.  Days off changed and became less, the need... Continue Reading →

Getting Nostalgic…

Lately I have been having these little moments of nostalgia.... you know the ones where a song will come on the radio or something flashes on the TV and you are suddenly transported back to another time and place of... Continue Reading →

Doing for Me…

As a mom it's so important to make time for yourself.  This can be a near to impossible feat for so many obvious reasons, BUT it is vital to your survival, your identity, and your sanity. I vowed that 2019... Continue Reading →

For the working mom…and dad….

If only I had the opportunity to be a stay at home mom.... to have the time to spend with my children the way that my mom did.  What I wouldn't give to have the opportunity to teach them, read... Continue Reading →

My children are my joy…

Sure there are times I yell, freak out, and lose my shit on my kids - who doesn't.  But underneath it all, my kids are my joy.  Their smiles light up my world, their innocence restores my faith in humanity,... Continue Reading →

When did my time become any less important or valuable than big business?

I am a very busy mom (as if there were any other kind of mom).  I am on call 24/7 as is required in my mommy job description, and I hold down a full time job as a nurse in... Continue Reading →

I divide up my days…

As a mom of three very active children I like to divide up my days in various time increments in an effort to maintain some level of what sanity I have left.  That is, when I wake up at that... Continue Reading →

I gave my kids “The Gift of the Know” for Christmas…

As my boys get older, I wanted to give them something for Christmas that was more than toys, or clothes, or tangible materialistic items to be unwrapped.  So I gave them "The Gift of the Know."  The Gift of the... Continue Reading →

Savor the moments that will soon be just memories…

Time is an elusive concept.  We wish we had more of it, or it flies by to fast, or then we take it for granted, or it drags on.....  With the holidays fast approaching, I am once again reminded that... Continue Reading →

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