Working Mommy Rehab

As a working mother I never really unplug.  Like ever.  On work trips I’m still figuring out who is picking up the boys from practice.  On “vacations” I schlep along my laptop so that I don’t get too far behind on emails (I tell myself it’s better to take an hour a day of vacation […] Read more…

The Importance of Recognizing and Owning Your Power

Death-defying roller coasters, swimming with sharks, skydiving, running with the bulls of Pamplona:  child’s play.  All of them.  When compared with a woman figuring out—maybe for the first time in her life—how powerful she really is nothing even comes close to that thrill.  I know because I’ve seen it happen. As women, being a good […] Read more…

Shutting Down That Nasty Inner Voice

I got the best call and the worst call from a friend of mine last week.  She and I have been friends since high school which means we’ve seen each other at most of our highest and lowest points—from birth of our first child to passing out cold after drinking one too many Bacardi Breezers.  […] Read more…

What Running an Endurance Race Taught This Working Mom

We all have our bucket list items.  The things we are going to do some day or risk dying with regrets.  For those of you in your right minds your bucket lists likely include traveling to beautiful and amazing destinations like Paris or the Maldives.  Seeing natural wonders such as the Grand Canyon or the […] Read more…

Strong Women Looking for Strong Men

“Real men provide, real women appreciate it,” proclaims a billboard in North Carolina.  And if you are a woman who is married, or in a relationship with a man, or a single mom, or a woman who is married to a woman there’s a good chance that the billboard offends you.  I’m pretty sure the […] Read more…

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