Posts tagged "job hunting"

A week in the life of a job-hunting mom: The finale

The day of the Big Interview! 7:30 ~ Little Woman kisses me goodbye and is off to school. I then begin the exhausting game of Beat The Clock. 7:31 – 9:30 ~ I scrub my ass, wash my hair, cook breakfast for Dude, apply make-up, dress a very fussy 4-year-old that doesn’t want to get... Read more »

A week in the life of a job-hunting mom: Day 4

7:15 ~ I woke to a foot in my face. Whenever Dude jumps into bed with us, he insists on molding himself into me. Yet this morning, he was upside down. I had a mouth full of 10 piggies when I woke up. I couldn’t help but smile. He farted. I laughed. 8:00 ~ Little... Read more »

A week in the life of a job-hunting mom: Day 3

Today was one big ole’ waste of time, and I was one big ole’ waste of space. No timeline to report here, just a disgusting definition of pure Sloth. I woke up late and dragged my ass all morning because I hadn’t yet bought new K-cups. My bad. I spent a majority of the day... Read more »
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A week in the life of a job-hunting mom: Day 2

7:30 ~ Sometimes, when I actually take the time to plan ahead, I realize what a beautiful thing it is. Take school lunches for example. I actually made Little Woman’s lunch last night and had it in the fridge, just grab and go. Which means I don’t have to leave my warm tomb of fluffy... Read more »

A week in the life of a job-hunting mom: Day 1

To follow up my blog last week, 5 reasons why job hunting sucks for a stay-at-home mom, I’ve decided to document a week’s worth of my experiences, ‘cause this shit ain’t no joke. And maybe some of you will you tell me that you relate, while you hold me in your arms, stroke my hair... Read more »

5 reasons why job hunting sucks for a stay-at-home mom

That time has finally come. After quitting my full time job 3 years ago to be a stay-at-home mom and resume my freelance writing career, it’s time to throw myself back in the corporate world. The kids are older, I could use more structure in my life, and to be honest – finding something in... Read more »
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Stinky Fish, Jenny Craig and Job Hunting: My stream of consciousness

I’m sitting at the island in the kitchen, trying to brainstorm for the next brilliant blog idea, as if it will come up and slap me in the face eventually, but becoming frustrated because all I can hear is my kids play-fighting in the background and hubby keeps hovering over me like an annoying fly... Read more »