How Having Paid Maternity Leave Benefited My New Motherhood

Fact: Right now the United States is the only major country on earth that does not guarantee paid leave to workers. I was shocked to realize that when it comes to maternity leave not all employers offer the much-needed time for new parents to bond and care for their new infant. As a mother myself, […]

Three Secret Weapons To Quickly Organize Your Life This Fall

There is a small window of time each year that I love:  the orange-red sunsets of summer are at their peak and I don’t yet feel the need to use an alarm clock to wake up each morning.  Just before the Fall season, when life is peaceful and quiet I get excited about the nitty-gritty details […]

How to Be The Mom Who Has It All Together In A World of Hot Messes

Can I be blatantly honest with you for a minute?   Full disclosure:  this is not going to make you feel good and I am pretty sure that I am breaking about 1,000 rules of etiquette by doing this.   In fact, I don’t really want to say anything because I think it will hurt […]