Published on 4 Jan, 2016
*Note: This post was published today at Mile High Mamas for their feature story on stay at home and working mom/dad choices. Thanks to Mile High Mamas for allowing me to share this and reproduce here. “Women’s libbers say we can have it all. I do not believe that we can have it all at the … Continue...
Published on 16 Dec, 2015
As the class portion of grad school wrapped up and I knew I was heading into the real work portion of the program, I made a vow to really focus on taking care of myself.
I didn’t do that very well when I was working full time for the first two and a...
Published on 2 Apr, 2015
The Sun is Setting on This Chapter…Slowly.
So, I’m leaving my job next month and now everyone knows it so my position has taken on that strange role of not really here anymore but still taking up desk space. I finally...
Published on 25 Mar, 2015
I was at an event this weekend with a bunch of Power Social Media Moms and it was glorious. Sure, the backdrop was amazing. The Liberty Science Center was our playground for the day and parents and kids alike delighted in all that LSC has to offer, and believe...
by Lisa Carpenter
Published on 5 Mar, 2015
This. Today. Here and now.
On my mind...
Did I make the right career choice to not pursue a...
Published on 5 Oct, 2014
Life is busy – often, crazy busy. Do you find yourself saying that? Do you find yourself going from one TO DO item on your checklist to the next, including “Number 20. (____) SPEND TIME WITH KIDS AND HUBBY?” If … Continue reading →
by Cristie Ritz-King
Published on 9 Sep, 2014
Tonight I Made Dinner…In The Microwave. Can’t Do it All.
Oh, hey. You’re still here? That’s awesome. I’m not sure I would have hung around as long as you have so thanks. You’re swell. I’ve had all...
Published on 29 May, 2014
I hate the question, “what do you do?” Anytime I’m asked this I get a very specific pain in my chest and my eyes glaze over as I got into my self-preservation trance. No answer I have is suitable to most people,...
Published on 25 May, 2014
* This post was written for Mother’s Day but alas, here we are a week later…. When I am gone and have left, I hope they say, “she was a good mom.” That is the only thing I hope they … Continue reading →
Published on 30 Apr, 2014
These little buggers have to work hard to change from bud to bloom. It’s so worth it in the end.
What seems like a million years ago,...