What is your best advice for new working moms about maternity leave, returning to work, and balancing everything?
Do you believe birth order affects personalities? How has it affected yours; how do you see it affecting your child(ren)?
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!
How do you deal when you have a different internal clock than your partner or your kids — i.e., when some of you are larks and some of you are owls? What changes have you made personally to accommodate people, such as going to bed earlier or getting up earlier?
Meet this week’s featured mom – a BigLaw junior associate in NYC shares her work-life balance with us!
Do you hope your child finds a career she or he is passionate about — something that is fulfilling in a meaningful way — or would you encourage them toward a “secure” job that will pay well, be readily available, and be mentally challenging but maybe not terribly exciting?
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?
Meet this week’s featured mom – an associate professor from Norway shares her work-life balance with us!
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?
How does your partner support your career — and how do you support his or hers? Once you became parents, did either of you feel pushed to step back or opt out in order to better support the family?