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5 Tips for Becoming A More Focused & Motivated 30-Something

Being a woman in her thirties can sometimes be daunting and exhausting and just plain hard! We are in high demand and because of this, it is often too easy to live life by just going through the motions, neither here nor there, but checking things off of our multiple To Do Lists. 489 more words

Being 30

Job Talk

My husband and I revisited a topic of discussion we once had before we had children. Would I work or stay home with the kids? Since my job didn’t dovetail with my career aspirations, and we’d literally be handing over my paycheck to a day care, we jointly decided I’d stay home with them. 1,185 more words

M.B. Sanok

Vacation...time to get away!

Today, I took a vacation. Well, I didn’t really take a vacation. I dropped my kids off with my sister at 8am and I went to work. 309 more words

Life

The Work/Life Imbalance

Lately I’ve been buried under a pile of “stuff to do”. A suffocating, black hole of endless “stuff”.  As a Mum, wife and human being this is nothing unique I know, and I’m not the first person to put pen to paper (fingers to keys?) about this topic but here is my take. 662 more words

Returning to work - the plan and how it worked...

I am a domestic goddess…

I am a supermum…

I can handle ANYTHING….

This is my plan:

Now that we are a few months in I thought I would update you on how it’s going…or not…or maybe it is… 646 more words

The Boy

Parenthood versus Career

It doesn’t seem possible to me to have a high-flying career and a good enough relationship with your children, regardless of whether you’re male or female. 998 more words

Not Having It All and Being Okay With It

In a sense, I’m always writing. 24/7. Every single moment of every day.

But if you consider writing to be nothing but putting pen to paper -or fingers to keyboard- to create a body of work, then by definition I don’t write often. 802 more words

Writing