Working Mom

By: Jessica Aldred  As I delivered my first son, some 6 ½ years ago, I quickly realized that I couldn’t bear the idea of going back to work full-time and only being able to spend mere minutes of quality time with him each day. Fortunately, I was able to leave my full-time corporate job for a … More Working Mom

Working Moms

By: Heather Desmond O’Neill As September approaches and I gear up to head back into my full-time job in a local public school, I’m reminded of my first day back to work as a mom: I was dressed and on my way to work for the first time in 6 months and as I pick up … More Working Moms

Guilt

By: Heather Desmond O’Neill “Mama, I’m going to miss you … just one more hug, please???” Ugh.  And guilt has kicked me in the stomach, again. Being a working mom has its advantages and its disadvantages.  There are mornings when I want to wake them, hold them and smother them with kisses, and there are mornings … More Guilt