Thank You to the Moms Who Have Gone First

Mother hugging son on the first day of school

This week my social media feed filled up with little boys and girls climbing onto big school buses for the first time. The same little boys and girls I held days after they were born five years ago. The same Read more…


15 Inspirational Working Mom Quotes To Give You a Boost

“The phrase ‘working mother’ is redundant.” – Jane Sellman I’m with you, Jane! Whether moms are working inside the home or outside the home, for a paycheck or not, we are all working crazy hard. Motherhood is no joke! WORK IT, Read more…


How to Answer “Tell me about Yourself” in an Interview: Knock This Interview Question Out of the Park!

How to answer tell me about yourself in an interview. Knock this interview question out of the park!

Tell me about yourself! No, seriously. Tell me ALL about yourself. I’m super curious and nosy and want to know your hopes, dreams, and family history. But your interviewer might want to know something a little more specific about how Read more…


47 Reasons We’re Not Getting a Dog

My 3 year old daughter, Norah, wants a dog. Badly. My 4 year old son, Jack, wants a dog. Mediumly. My 35 year old husband, Glen, wants a dog. More than he wants to be married to me I’m pretty Read more…


The World Feels Heavy, But We Need to Lift Up More

As my kids get older, they get heavier to carry. From a purely physical standpoint, their bodies grow bigger and stronger every day. Where there were once babies who could fit in the crook of my arm, there are now Read more…


5 Interview Tips You Wouldn’t Expect (But Won’t Forget) from Flying a Kite

As a career coach, I find that my natural inclination is to find the career and professional development lessons in every activity. As a humor enthusiast, I like to mock myself for being such a nerd about it. But the Read more…


The Universe, Urgent Care, and You: Turn Your Dreams into Plans

The absolute fastest way to end up at Urgent Care with your three year old is to whisper into the universe, “the kids have been so healthy lately.” The universe has very good hearing and doesn’t appreciate braggarts. And so Read more…