work and family

  1. Tips & Advice

    How to deal when your husband's always on the road

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    When a spouse travels for work, much of the parenting falls on the partner left behind. This can be challenging for both parents and...
  2. Tips & Advice

    Summer survival guide for working parents

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    You could be a food blogger, a dog whisperer or a lawyer, but if you work and you're also the default caregiver for your children,...
  3. Living

    7 Obvious reasons to spend more time with your work family

    You're with your co-workers 40+ hours a week, and for some reason, that still doesn't seem like enough. Here are seven reasons why...
  4. Careers

    What it means to be a career mom over 40

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    Being a working mom is never easy. But Stacie, 44 and owner of a PR consulting business based in Los Angeles, knows being a mom over...
  5. Tips & Advice

    Role reversal: Mom runs the family tattoo business

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    A traditional situation turned into a unique one for this Oregon family, and now with a large business to run, the mom in the family...
  6. Careers

    GMA's Lara Spencer: “Do the things you love and it won’t feel like work”

    Lara Spencer spends her mornings as co-anchor for Good Morning America, afternoons and weekends as executive producer and host for...
  7. Living

    Telecommuting myths: Is it all it's cracked up to be?

    Many people dream of living the freelance lifestyle. A flexible schedule, more time with your family, more control over your life......
  8. Tips & Advice

    Moms trade perfection for happiness

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    In the chase to balance career and kids, family and ambition, we sometimes lose sight of happiness. In Good Enough Is the New...
  9. Travel

    Tips for working while on vacation

    Vacations are supposed to be a place to escape from work. But unfortunately for those of us with strict deadlines, we have to work...
  10. Tips & Advice

    Resolutions from a recovering workaholic mom

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    From ditching the guilt trip to putting unrealistic expectations in check, here are four resolutions from a recovering workaholic...
  11. Tips & Advice

    What my kids taught me about business

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    A 15-year career, two degrees and a world of experience could never prepare me for the lessons my kids have taught me about business...
  12. Tips & Advice

    Parenting in the moment

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    Obsessive photo taking, social media surfing and email checking are just a few of the technology traps that can distract from truly...
  13. Careers

    Working Mom 3.0: Leverage your skills

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    While pursuing a flexible career as a work-at-home mom can be a rewarding way to balance work and family, it also means walking away...
  14. Finance

    Double-duty apps for managing home and office

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    Managing a home or an office are tough enough tasks on their own, but trying to do both at once can leave you pulling out your hair...
  15. Careers

    Working Mom 3.0: Weekend warrior

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    Being a work-at-home mom is a great way to have it all--until weekends become all work and no play. In this issue of Working Mom...
  16. Careers

    Making money from home

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    So you have made the decision to stay home… now what? How can you create a rainy day fund from the comforts of your home or even...
  17. Family Fun

    Summertime fun for the WAHM

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    When you have to work it can be hard to remember to have fun too. These ideas will help you fit play into your schedule — and decide...
  18. Tips & Advice

    Mom Blogger Face-off: Do you limit your Facebook account to just "real" friends?

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    Facebook is the ultimate online connector for moms. It's a very easy and convenient way to keep your friends and family updated...
  19. Careers

    Working Mom 3.0: Are you stuck in a rut?

    Being a working mom creates a conundrum: We need routines to help us maximize efficiency, but there's always that chance that we're...
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    Working Mom 3.0: Get happy

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    What formula of work and family will truly make you happy? In this issue of Working Mom 3.0, Stephanie Taylor Christensen explores a...