I’m leaving perfection behind

leaving perfection behind

This year I turn forty. That’s four decades lived. I’ve grown two humans inside my body, and learned many things over the years, including Everything changes, There’s never enough time, and Perfection is a myth. I’ve been doing so many things. Parenting, working full time, blogging, writing for others, maintaining a home and a marriage, […]

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How to Avoid Stress as a Working Mom

Avoid stress as a working mom

*How to avoid stress as a working mom is a guest post. If you are interested in having your writing hosted on A Modern Mom’s Life, please visit my Guest Posting page.* Being a mom already involves a wide range of stressors, and adding a child to the mix makes things even more complicated. In […]

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7 Busy Mom Must Haves

Busy Mom Must Haves

I talk a lot about being a busy mom. We’re rarely home to cook dinner, we spend four nights a week at the dance school, and my husband and I both work full time jobs (and we work “after hours” as well!) So how do I keep it together? Lots of scheduling, communication, patience and, […]

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Mom Anxiety: She’s So Different from Me!

I am struggling with something I had barely thought about when my girls were babies and toddlers: Helping someone navigate the world of school and social interactions when they are completely different from me. As a child I was quiet and fairly shy, but smart and eager to learn. I now have two daughters who […]

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Secrets to Help WAHMs Plan for Their Future

Help WAHMs Plan for their future

*Secrets to Help WAHMs Plan for Their Future is a guest post. If you are interested in writing for A Modern Mom’s Life, please visit my Guest Posting page. This post also contains affiliate links. If you make a purchase through my link I will earn a small commission. These commissions support my blog and my family.* […]

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