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Working Mompreneurs: Ashley Vos Photography

I’m very excited to start a new feature on Liberating Working Moms! We will be showcasing Working Mompreneurs as they share with you all about starting their own businesses. Please let us know of any other Mompreneurs you would like […]

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I’m A Better Mom Because I Work

While I was in college, my (now) husband and I would sometimes talk about what we envisioned for our future.  He was a product of a SAHM most

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My Career Fulfills Me in Ways My Child Can’t

As I drove home from work on Friday, I was exhausted, but I had great thoughts flowing through my head on my long commute to pick up the

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Working Mom Transition Back To Work Ain’t So Bad

This is my fourth transition back to school in the fall since having Abby, though there have been more transitions than that with maternity leave and winter breaks. 

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How to Squeeze in Quality Time as a Working Mom

Being a working mother means you sometimes get less than three hours a day to spend quality time with your children. Ouch. Monday through Friday I get less than three

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Watching the Sick Leave Drain Away

Over the past few months, I’ve had to take several days of sick leave because baby boy had a fever.  It was a weird virus thing that seemed

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Dear Husband, I Miss You

Things have been busy around these parts lately. Mostly it is my fault. First, I took off to MEET my internet BiFF Alicia for her 30th birthday, which

"So what you're saying is, you spend all day together without me?"

Where We Are All Day

My daughter has always been particularly articulate. She started talking at a young age and there have been many huge explosions in her vocabulary and comprehension since. The hubs and I are

Toddler In The Office

By Brandee Contributor Sometimes things happen. You know, like you're trying to sell your house and there is a showing at 4pm, and your car is at the dealership

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Christmas Shopping {Working Mom Edition}

By Jess Contributor I hate crowds.  I don't think I've ever hit a Black Friday sale, ever.  *Gasp! The horror!* My mom just wasn't into that stuff and despite the

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Working Mom Meals: CrockPot Beef Stroganoff

By Krista Contributor "Don't ever make another recipe of beef stroganoff," was the edict that came from my husband after I tried out this recipe I found on Pinterest a

Social Media Head Explosion!

By Tracy Managing Editor To say that I’ve been busy lately, would be an understatement. It’s more like insane crazy ridiculously, and sometimes out of control busy.  After last

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Working Mom Confession

By Katherine Contributor Friends...I have a confession. One that I think may get me kicked out of the "working mom club." It may even be worse than the fact that I

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Can’t We All Just Get Along?

By Tracy, Managing Editor For weeks now, the hubs has been telling me that I need to make time to watch the new show Up All Night. I saw

Weekend Warrior

By Brandee, Contributor I ramble on a LOT about loving daycare, and also about making the most of our time together outside of the working hours. I truly feel

Working With Style {Being The Face Of The Company Edition}

By Beth Anne of Heir to Blair Guest Blogger Without delving full disclosure into my career, I admit to being the face of the company.  As a marketing/sales/public relations

When The Job Changes

By Krista, Social Media Liaison, Contributor I feel like I owe you all an apology.  Well, maybe not you, the person reading this, but to Tracy, Jess and Brandee. You

Wanted: Personal Assistant

By Tracy, Managing Editor Organization hasn’t always been my strong suit, but I always managed to get things done. I created systems when I was in college. My planner

The Parent-Teacher Perspective

By Tracy, Managing Editor Sometimes I feel like I’m teetering on the ledge of a fence, trying to not fall towards one side too much. I’m a parent with

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