Why Your Phone Call Always Goes to voicemail

Ever wonder why you get voicemail 95% of the time when you call me or any other mom, for that matter, with young children? Allow me to enlighten you. Yes, I’m a stay at home mom, therefore, I’m probably just sitting around waiting for phone calls right?  Wrong! There is so much more to my day, I promise! Read more

What if Moms got Sick Days?

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Mom… sick? No, you must be mistaken. Think back to your childhood when you got sick and you were told to “stay in bed” and “get some rest”. Doesn’t that sound glorious now? I remember thinking what a boring nightmare this is to stay in bed and not play with my friends. Meanwhile, my mom is waiting on me hand and foot with yummy warm soup and ginger ale. Read more

What Not to Say to the Working Mom from a SAHM Standpoint

Last week I did a post called “5 things you should never say to a SAHM”. As a Stay-at-home-mom that was a pretty easy post for me to write. One that didn’t require too much thought because I hear those unsolicited opinions pretty often. After that post, I started thinking back 4 years ago to when I was a working mom and the things people said to me then. Having experienced motherhood from both sides, I understand the challenges each set of circumstances presents. Neither situation is easy, and insensitive comments can make things even harder. So without further ado… Read more