What hobbies have you hit “pause” on now that you’re busy with kids? What hobbies are NEW to your bucket list — a newly discovered interest after having kids?
How to find time for hobbies as a working mom, thoughts on vacation planning, and our featured mom was a business analyst in the Midwest…
Kat is super excited about the redesign that just happened at both Corporette and CorporetteMoms. We’re still going to be working out tweaks today so if you find any problems please let us know here — in the meantime, you can read more about the redesign here! This is the first major redesign ever for … Read More about The Redesign!
May everyone have a safe and happy Halloween tonight! We talked about whether or not to dress up with your kids for Halloween a few weeks ago, but here’s one more fun Halloween-related question: What’s your post-Halloween candy strategy — what are you doing with Halloween candy after Halloween? Will you (or another caregiver) check … Read More about What’s Your Post-Halloween Candy Strategy?
Ladies, what are your thoughts about business travel when you’ve got kids? On the personal safety side of things, are you more wary of “dangerous” cities or countries? For example, we got one reader email that said she didn’t want her husband to go to Denver because a bomb from North Korea could hit there. … Read More about Open Thread: Business Travel When You’ve Got Kids
I was just talking about first generation working moms vs. second generation working moms the other day with a friend, and I thought it would make an interesting discussion here: Did your mother work outside the home? To what extent have you adopted or rejected her systems in your own life as a working mother? … Read More about Did Your Mother Work? What Lessons Did You Learn From Her About Work-Life Balance?
Here’s a question for you: do you dress up with your kids for Halloween, either for trick or treating or for handing out candy? If you do, what’s your mom Halloween costume?
I haven’t written before at length about eczema and kids, in part because once we finally (FINALLY) got my son’s eczema under control, I didn’t want to “jinx” it by doing the blogger “ho ho I have the solution!” tap dance thing. BUT: one of my kids suffered from it (so. many. angry. itchy. rashes), … Read More about How to Find Eczema-Friendly Clothing for Kids… and Other Eczema Tips
Travel back in the CorporetteMoms time capsule… Here’s what was on our minds in previous years. One year ago… A Week in the Life of a Working Mom: Income Partner in Boston Open Thread: Which Are Your Favorite Fall Recipes? How to Make Shots Easier on Your Kids Celebrating Halloween as a Mom Two years ago… How to … Read More about Previously, on CorporetteMoms…
I’ve seen a lot of conversations about this topic — on here, on Corporette, on Facebook, amongst friends, etc. — but I don’t think we’ve ever had an explicit post about working moms and laundry. So, ladies, let’s talk: How does your family do laundry? More accurately, WHO does the laundry in your house? Do … Read More about How Does Your Family Do Laundry?
Travel back in the CorporetteMoms time capsule… Here’s what was on our minds in previous years. One year ago… A Week in the Life of a Working Mom: An IT Portfolio Manager Mom in Houston How to Store the Clothes Your Kid Has Outgrown Two years ago… Backup Childcare 3 Ways to Teach Kids a New Language Three … Read More about Previously, on CorporetteMoms…
It’s that time of year, ladies — let’s share favorite tips for packing school lunches. Who does it: you, your partner, or your caregiver? (Or your child?!?) Have you adopted any favorite hacks or tricks to simplify it? Are you on “Team Everything Must Be Reusable” or on “Team Prepackaged Preportioned Foods are Great” (or … Read More about Tips for Packing School Lunches