working-mothers

Parenting

House of Cards

As any working mother can tell you, childcare is a house of cards. One good breeze and the whole thing comes tumbling down around you. And one good breeze can be something as simple as a sick child or as complex as your daycare provider getting a fabulous job with a pretty awesome organization and […]

Parenting

Your Guide to a Great Summer with Your Kids

We have finally joined the rest of the country. School’s out for the summer. No more lunches to pack. No more homework packets to complete. No more permission slips to sign. No more after-school childcare to juggle. It’s time to relax and enjoy the summer.

Parenting

School and the Working Parent

A friend of mine texted me the other day. “Schools are not set up for working parents!” I smiled a little and sent her a reply, “Just wait until you start to run out of vacation time because of parent teacher conferences that can only happen before 3:00.”