Tag: work life balance

Working too hard is a habit I need to break

Working too hard is a habit I need to break
I haven’t written a post here in a while. Not because I have nothing to say, but because my gig that pays all the bills often keeps me too busy. At times, it keeps me too occupied to make a little extra money on the side. At this very moment, this habit is keeping me... Read more »

#WorkHardParentHarder The motto of a working mommy

#WorkHardParentHarder The motto of a working mommy
Most working parents are occupied with work related tasks at least 40 hours a week, if not more. For me, it’s often many more given my line of work. My position also requires me to travel occasionally, sometimes more than I’d like. I personally love what I do, but at times it can be a... Read more »

Are parents a burden for kid-free colleagues in the workplace?

Are parents a burden for kid-free colleagues in the workplace?
I recently wrote a blog post about how parent-focused holidays like Mother’s Day and Father’s Day aren’t typically celebrated in the workplace. One of my readers replied with a perspective that I’ve personally never thought of. He shared that many kid-free adults may feel as if they already have to cater to us parents and... Read more »
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In five years I hope to be better at balancing work and mommyhood

Since the day my daughter was born, I’ve found myself wondering how she’d be in the future. At first I was eager to know when she’d walk, what her voice would sound like and what type of personality she’d have. Now that she’s three and full of personality, I now find myself imagining what type... Read more »