Parenting

  • I don't call my kids from work either

    I Don’t Call My Kids From Work Either

    This post was originally published on my monthly column for NY Parenting, Mommy 101 Recently I read an article about a woman who confessed that she didn’t check in on her kids during the day. She had two little ones at home who were cared for by a nanny and she mentioned how she made […] Read more…

  • 5 Tasks All Working Moms Should Be Outsourcing

    5 Tasks All Working Moms Should Be Outsourcing

    Shortly after we hired our nanny, a year and a half ago, I realized I still needed additional help if I was going to survive this whole working-mom-with-a-long-commute-and-two-kids thing.  I played with the idea for months before getting the help I needed around the house.  The truth was, I felt guilty and ashamed for not […] Read more…

Career

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    Ask For More With Fundera

    October is Women’s Small Business Month and I’ve partnered up with Fundera to share some research on women business owners.  Fundera helps small businesses get the loans they need.  Today, 29% of America’s business owners are women. To celebrate women-owned businesses,  Fundera created a graphic that highlights the gender equality movement in the business world. […] Read more…

  • How To Work A Networking Event

    How To Work A Networking Event

    This post was originally featured on The Wonder Forest So you’ve finally decided to attend a networking event.  Your business cards are ready and you’ve practiced your elevator pitch but have you thought about how you’ll actually work the event? Here are some tips on how to make a networking event work for you: Dress […] Read more…

Lifestyle

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    Save Money On Holiday Shopping With Groupon Goods

    This is a sponsored post. All opinions are mine. I have a confession to make; I’m addicted to Groupon! Every night, after I’ve tucked the kids in, walked the dog and settled into bed, I grab my phone and shop on Groupon. Sometimes it’s more like “window shopping” but it’s hard to pass up their […] Read more…

  • Coconut Festival 2016- Not Without My Coffee

    Coconut Festival 2016

    Over the weekend we got the chance to take the girls to the nearby Coconut Festival and they had a blast.  I was torn over whether to go to a medieval fair or to the Coconut Festival but since the medieval  fair will be around next weekend too, we decided to go coconuts (haha, bad […] Read more…