If I’m not a teacher anymore, what am I? Am I JUST a mom? It embarrasses me to realize I had these underlying thoughts about stay at home moms.
It is hard enough out here for anyone over 35, so why are women self-infantilizing themselves with terms like “adulting?”
The desire to change careers (or even alter positions in the same field) can be intimidating and stressful, even before any change occurs.
Keep the focus on yourself. Try not to worry about how the other person is behaving, only pay attention to how you react.
But then I stopped, reflected on the fact that today just wasn’t a good day at work, and realized that for me, being a working mom makes me a better mom.
The hurdles to parenting sometimes solo are both emotional, as well as logistical. The irregularity can hurt the family unit without some careful planning.
We must protect our “Yes.” Do you have the time, energy, or resources to take on the responsibility that comes with saying “yes?” If not, just say “no.”
But how does one deal with a skirt flapping up in the wind while biking in a dress? There are many ways to stay lady-like while on your bicycle
After toxic water killed our guppies, I was able to make a correlation with our family’s own “toxic water.” It was time to clean the tank.