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Stop judging the way I raise my children

This weekend was my birthday. Slap bang on a Saturday with family coming over. Also, clever me decided to have the festivities start from 11:30am- round about the time the youngest goes down for a nap normally. By 12:30 Zoe Read more…


When society expects you to apologize for being THAT mom

I am just different. Yes. Different. Like I don’t measure up in the world’s hierarchy of love, success, and awesomeness in life. After all, most happily ever after love stories don’t end up the way my life ended up. But, Read more…


Life apparently goes on…

The main problem with life is that it goes on. And on. And on. And on. People say that like it’s supposed to comfort you. Like, if you don’t get the contract you wanted or your birth was a complete Read more…


Why working moms cry…

A new survey by Care.com has found that one in four working moms cry once a week due to the stress of “having it all.” What’s more interesting is that 29 percent of these moms can afford to hire help, Read more…


10 Ways to Handle Burnout @ work

How are you feeling right now? Happy? Stressed? Hungry? Bored? Is your back aching? Or maybe your shoulders? No, you haven’t had an injury; it’s just kind of…there. Or maybe you’ve been losing sleep lately? Or having memory problems? You’ve Read more…


The fourth trimester diaries…

I have noticed that a lot of people are talking about birth experiences lately on Facebook- especially those less than ideal ones. It seems crazy that we place so much emphasis on this one event. THE BIG BIRTH. Yes, it Read more…


The season of parenting…

I am in a season of my life right now where I feel bone tired almost all of the time. Ragged, how-am-I-going-to-make-it-to-the-end-of-the-day, eyes burning exhausted. Exhausted to a point I literally live on coffee and cigarettes.  I have 2 girls Read more…


How to stop feeling overwhelmed

Despite what most people seem to think (am I the only one whose friends/ husband think running a business means I sit in my pajamas all day eating cookies and play on Facebook), being a business owner often means super long Read more…


How do you do it? Some de-stressing tips for us moms

I got that a lot. From other moms at school, my dad and my friends. From clients at the advertising agency I own. Even from my husband. I am a 31 year old mother of two. And somehow, my kids, Read more…


Being lonely as a mom

Today is one of those days. I am supposed to be working on a campaign schedule but my mind is full of words. I also feel lonely. Why? I work from home most of the times and I go and Read more…