Here are some of the things I’ve learned to bring along on a road trip, both for ease of travel and for a peaceful, multi-hour stretch on the road… I’d love to hear yours.
Grandma, Grandad, Pop-Pop — what are the names you use in your family for grandparents?
Have you ever taken a vacation without kids? There’s a huge range here..
Friendly PSA: Father’s Day is June 16 this year — time to get thee to Open Table and book a reservation, as well as ponder what from Amazon 2-day shipping might say “I love you and totally get you!” (Or perhaps that’s just me?) I don’t think we’ve had a Father’s Day thread on this … Read More about PSA: Father’s Day is June 16 — How Are You Celebrating?
We’re having a discussion over at Corporette about the best beach reads for 2019 (and other downloadable entertainment, like Netflix shows to bingewatch, podcasts to download, and more) — and here are some easy questions for today for CorporetteMoms readers: Do you have a family vacation planned this summer? Where are you going? What books … Read More about Vacations, Beach Reading, and Other Summer Plans, Oh My!
Do you fit in with the moms at your kids’ school? Do you feel like whether you fit in or not has an effect on your child’s social life?
What do YOU want for Mother’s Day this year, ladies? What was a surprise hit in the past — and what are you hoping they don’t get you this year, if anything?
How did your vacation preferences change once you had kids, if at all? How do you figure out what kind of family vacation is right for you — and do your family members have different opinions?
A self-made millionaire mom recently shared how hiring a housekeeper was the gamechanger for her — so let’s talk about it! Have you (or would you) hire a housekeeper? Have you found other ways of delegating these tasks, like to a nanny?
Have you made any parenting resolutions for 2019? What ARE the best New Year’s resolutions for working parents?
Happy almost Thanksgiving, ladies! Here’s a fun topic: What are your thoughts on dealing with your in-laws during Thanksgiving? Do you find that you need to take a deep breath and smile when certain frequently-discussed topics come up? If your husband or partner is the one who has to deal with your parents, what are … Read More about How to Deal with Your In-Laws During Thanksgiving
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?