Staying sane as a working mom has never been easy. But it was a really close call for many of us the last two years! What got me through?
A Reminder: This Summer is Better Than Last Summer
Do you need a reminder that this summer is better than last summer? es, it is frustrating that some aspects of our lives seem to be closing down just as they were opening up. But things are still better than they were a year ago. I hope hearing how this summer is better than last summer for me, will help you realize the same for yours.
Five Family Adventures in Oregon
I recently took a vacation filled with family adventures in Oregon. Naturally, I couldn’t wait to share them with you!
My First “Mommy Sabbatical”
My first “mommy sabbatical,” a respite from all parental and home responsibilities, was back at the end of February. How did this come about? After 10 days of quarantine with the kids by myself (false alarm!), while simultaneously trying to work and supervise homeschool, Mr. Real Life Style recognized I needed a respite.
Mindful Return, “To Buy or Not to Buy? What’s a New Mama Between Sizes to Do about Clothes?
I have had the pleasure of collaborating with Lori Mihalich-Levin of Mindful Return on this topic of postpartum fashion for the past few years. During the age of Covid-19 quarantine and working/schooling from home, I have once again updated my tips and outfit suggestions for women in between sizes.