7 Reasons Why I am Pretty Certain We Are Only Having Two Children

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When we had our first child, we were delighted to start our little family that we always wanted.  In our plans, we always knew we wanted a second child. We did not want our daughter to grow up without a sibling, and be ‘alone.’ Both my husband I come from big families, I have four […]

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Part 2: Equally Shared Parenting – A Husband Speaks Out

I wrote this week about How We Strive for Equally Shared Parenting in our home, this is my husband’s point of view. This only has minor edits from me, I did not change any content. Oh and he reminded me that we do have a lot of friends in our circle where the fathers are […]

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Part 1: Our Journey of Equally Shared Parenting

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This is part  1 of a post on our family’s journey of equally shared parenting. Part 2 was posted here, which is my husband’s take on this! “A truly equal world would be one where women ran half our countries and companies and men ran half our homes.” ― Sheryl Sandberg, Lean In: Women, Work, and the […]

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The Side of Motherhood That We Don’t Post on Instagram

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Motherhood is not always joyous. I am not writing this for validation. And the trolls, please, this is my blog. Click the X and leave if you have an issue. Social media is a highlights reel of life, and there are other sides to me, to all of us. Parenting, is not always fun. It’s tiring, exhausting, and sometimes […]

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Moms, Step Up and Take Your Seat at The Table… The Play Table

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Are you a working mom who is kicking ass and taking names at work? And you are giving your all to make time for your family but you struggle with work life balance? We all know this is not a perfect balance, but we are all doing our best. I have just completed reading Shonda Rhimes’ Year of Yes. One of the ideas […]

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Bye Bye Mommy Guilt, Why You Should Feel Proud of Being a Working Mom

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I was coming home from work late one evening. I arrived home and both children were already asleep. And I felt so guilty for not seeing my children that evening. The never ending guilt.. do you feel guilty all the time? Guilty for not being the one to take my daughter to the doctor when she is sick (the […]

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{Working Mom Hack} 7 Tips to Get More Time for Yourself and Your Family

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Being a working parent, I am always looking for ways to maximize time with the family and for myself. In between the morning rush, getting to work, and then running out the door at 17h00. The week is just madness. Here are seven tips that help might just help you! 1. Grocery Shopping Try to […]

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Life Lately Update and Why I Am Writing a Blog for Working Moms

I started writing on the blog about two months ago, and I wanted to share an update of how this has been going. In this post, I will cover: why i write why i want to write about working moms and their careers currently reading, watching, anticipating and feeling   I write. Writing has given […]

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Will gender bias in kids’ clothes ever go away and should we even care?

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Has anyone else noticed how impractical some girls’ clothes are in shops? Girls shorts are the length of hot pants and the t-shirts are mostly fitted. I often need to buy my daughters clothes from the boys’ section. Why do I need to do this? I know I know, there are very nice boutiques and brands which have the clothes that I am looking […]

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Dear stressed out mom – take care of yourself

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Women are 70% more likely to suffer from work related stress than men. Women are also known to be masters at juggling home, work and friends leaving them over stretched.  In that regard taking care of yourself, need to be intentional. Incorporate these 4 practical lifestyle changes right now to take better care of yourself. I am a work in progress and trust […]

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