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The Minefield of Childcare

This week I have been finalising childcare for when I return to work (*sob*) and it is a serious minefield when it comes to government schemes, tax credits and free child care. 574 more words


Take Back Mornings! 5 Tips To Make Getting Your Kids & Yourself Out Of The House Easier

#MomsLifeHacks #MomsSavingTime #MomsWeekdayHacks #MakingMorningsLessPainful

I am not a fan of weekday mornings. The pressure of getting everyone fed, dressed, toileted, cleaned and dropped off to school (or work in my case) while creating some semblance of ‘easing into the day’ generally feels overwhelming. 600 more words

Working Moms

When Moms Unwind! Top 10 Ways Moms Relax and Manage Stress

#MomsSelfCare #MomsUnwind #MomsHealth

I’ve been focused on understanding (and reducing) stress, as part of the quest for self-care. As I shared with the part 1 results… 751 more words

Working Moms

How & Why Mom's Prioritize Their Time

#MomsSelfCare #MomsQuestForTime #MomsHealth

About two years ago, shortly after maternity leave for my youngest, I ran (frazzled) through the parking garage to reach the nursing room at work before my first meeting after spending the past hour driving in heavy traffic. 992 more words

Moms Productivity

Meet the Parents episode 40: Fatherhood and work-life balance

Mark, Simon and Tim discuss a research report which highlights the challenges facing working fathers when it comes to finding a balance between working arrangements and family time. 95 more words


Democratic Legislative Leaders Unveil Democrats' "Opportunity Agenda for Working Families"

January 20, 2017

PIERRE, SD – At their weekly press conference today, State Senate Democratic Leader Sen. Billie Sutton of Burke and State House Democratic Leader Spence Hawley of Brookings unveiled the Democratic Caucus’s “Opportunity Agenda for Working Families” – the five main bills Democratic state legislators will focus on the rest of the session. 296 more words

South Dakota Politics

Oregon's Poor Working Families Have More Company

More Oregon families that have at least one working parent are living in poverty, according to a study released Tuesday by the Oregon Center for Public Policy. 38 more words

Willamette Week