Improving Your Ability to Multitask

My 5-year-old often says to me “Mommy, you can multitask” whenever I tell him that I have to work. And he has a point. I can multitask. I can type out a blog while I watch him build Lego out of the corner of my eye, and I can hold down a conversation while I

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How to Prove You’re Not a Distracted Parent

Let’s be real: most employees work from home so that they can also take care of kids. I mean, being a digital nomad that travels the world would be incredible, but nothing is more motivating than daycare rates and sick days. Even though parents make up such a large percentage of the employee pool, it’s

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It’s Okay to Take a Break

I’ve started writing this post a few times. I keep getting stuck. Or distracted. But that’s part of why I feel the need to continue to write it. Blogging has ended up having to take a backseat the last couple of weeks. And it probably will for at least  a few more weeks. On the

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How to Create a Service Group

By Kelly Scarola, MS Author of our blog post Raising Kindness So- you think you might be interested in starting your own service group, and I think that is amazing! The world needs more people like you! Keep in mind- endeavors like this can often times seem daunting and overwhelming, which can lead to a failure

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10 Mantras for Working Moms

Just Keep Swimming is My Working Mom Mantra Quite often these days, I’ve had to tell myself “just keep swimming.” It’s become my working mom mantra. Do you have one? If not, you should get one. What is a mantra? A mantra is something you may relate to meditation; it’s usually a word or a

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15 Minute Self-Care: 15 Quick and Effective strategies

This post was originally published in 2016 with 10 ideas for 15-minute self-care; I’ve revamped for 2017 with 5 more ideas for self-care activities. We hear so much about “self-care” these days and how important it is to our physical, mental and emotional well-being. It’s easy to become immune to the idea when you hear

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Taking Time for Blogging Education at #Mom2Summit

Back in December, I saw that Mom2.0 Summit was running a giveaway for a pair of tickets to their annual (amazing) conference for bloggers and influencers. Ever the optimist (or really, someone who loves a contest and figures, hey, someone’s going to win), I decided to enter. The contest allowed you to name another blogger

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Multitasking at the Park- Play and a Workout

By Heather Ortega, Beachbody Fitness Coach With summer almost here, it’s that time of year where kids can finally be outside! And if you have kids & live in a condo or don’t have much of a yard, you are probably ALWAYS at the park! Even if you have a backyard, the park is a great

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