Being a new, working mom is one of the most rewarding things I’ve ever done, but it’s also one of the most time-consuming and most stressful. Each day I wake up (usually setting my alarm for 5:30 or 6 a.m. with the goal of exercising but then not actually getting up until 6:30), take 10 … Continue reading There’s no time in the day to feel guilty.
I returned for work for multiple reasons. Finances played a role. I am proud to contribute to my family financially. Although my husband makes more money than I do (he works in a completely different field), we still could not easily get by with just his salary alone, mostly due to our student loans. However, my … Continue reading Why I decided to return to work after having a baby
While becoming a mom wasn’t my only life goal, I always thought I wanted to have children. I hadn’t thought much about when, though. I knew I wanted to establish myself in my career and it was nice to spend a few years married without kids. Granted, since my husband was diagnosed with cancer less than a … Continue reading On my decision to become a mom
I am a coffee girl through and through. I drink about 1 to 3+ cups a day black. That means no cream and sugar for the fast food workers who always ask if I want cream and sugar after I order a black coffee… but I digress. I was hesitant to try the TAZO Chai vanilla caramel … Continue reading Review: TAZO chai vanilla caramel latte
Despite being a fairly tech-savvy person, I seem to have bad luck with computers and technology. I read an article that said about 80 percent of hard drives make it to or past four years before dying. Well, I’m guess I’m just really good at picking bad computers because the hard drive in my last computer crashed … Continue reading The Six Stages of Tech Failure & Loss
It’s all over, the Patriots won, I rocked my office Super Bowl Squares and tweeted my heart out about the ads. Did you miss them? You can watch all the national ads here. This year, we had a lot less humor than we usually have. Many ads were inspiring, caring, loving. Positivity seemed to be the … Continue reading 2015 Super Bowl Ad Favorites
McDonald’s is sort of a guilty pleasure for me. I don’t want to like it and I don’t want to go there because I know it’s not healthy, but every now and then on a super stressful day or when I have no time, I’ll stop and treat myself. According to recent news, I’m not the … Continue reading McDonald’s Spreads the McLovin’ – Literally