how becoming a mom improved my career

if you told me 5 years ago that having kids would improve my career, I would not have believed you. in fact, 5 years ago, I was working as hard as I could so that I could give myself “permission” to lean back once I…

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the importance of tracking progress

  trying to get a promotion but can’t quite figure out how to get there? here’s how you can use progress tracking to get to where you want to be:   life is a lot of work. if you factor in your career, personal pursuits,…

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getting big things done, little by little

  can you believe it’s summer already?! I’m kicking off the first post of the summer with my 800th post to date on this blog! that’s a lot of words, a lot of struggle, and a lot to celebrate. in fact, it feels surreal to…

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things I’m loving right now

being focused on work and family has me tied up a lot of the time. still, there are some things that make my chaotic life more manageable and even more fun. here are my favorite things at the moment:   maisonette home + baby: this…

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tips for a better “working mom” life

I’ve always known that I wanted to be a mom. something inside me has always known this and when I had my daughter, I knew it was meant for me. what I also knew was that I wanted to continue working. for me, I feel…

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