Working Moms

Being a working mom is a juggling act. This is a community of women who understand how difficult and overwhelming it can be to balance at times. Come find support and meet other women dedicated to their family AND career!

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HI

Just wanted some ideas for making evenings not so hectic and rushed>

Started by Jennifer on 11/12/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 11/12/2008 by Jennifer

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Hi

Hi working mums

Started by Elena on 11/12/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 11/12/2008 by Jamie

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Getting Out in the Morning: Need Advice

Hello, I am the mother of a 5 month old baby boy. What used to take me 45-60 minutes to get out of the house in the morning and get to work, now takes about three hours. I...

Started by Jessica on 11/12/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 11/12/2008 by Grace

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Pumping at work

My second baby is due in February. I will be on maternity leave for 2 months, then it's back to work. Based on my job (and commute time) I will be away from my baby :-( for...

Started by Sia on 11/10/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 11/12/2008 by Jessica

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work

its really hard being a working mother to 2 children aged 6 and 1. the hardest is trying to get a babysitter so i can go to work.

Started by Lindsey on 11/12/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 11/12/2008 by Lindsey

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Preparing Dinner

I usually get home from work at around 7 most days. I'm finding it really tough to make dinner for my kids and husband. I hate the idea of ordering take out, though, because...

Started by User on 10/09/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 11/11/2008 by Kathryn

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In-home daycare in Concord, NC

I'm looking for a stay at home mom in the Concord, NC area to keep my 14-month-old daughter during the work week. Any suggestions?

Started by Beth on 11/10/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 11/10/2008 by Beth

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Returning to work scheduled

Hi, everyone! My son, Dominic is 7 weeks old. In 3 extremely short weeks, I go back to work full time (M-F). His daily schedule is different from my work schedule. For...

Started by Abby on 11/09/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 11/10/2008 by Abby

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cough

Hi all. My three year old had a cold and now has a lingering cough that gets worse at night, bad enough she keeps waking herself up, not to mention her 19 mo. old sister (they...

Started by Livia on 11/06/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 11/10/2008 by TREON

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face rash that wont go away!

My son is 15 weeks today, and I took him in to the drs and got a penicillin rx and ointment but his face rash is just not going away. anyone else experienced this?? HELP!

Started by Alyssa on 11/08/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 11/10/2008 by TREON

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Once they start school

I just want to know if your childs attitude changed the minute they started school. One day I dropped my adorable 6 year old off to school and it seemed like that afternoon she...

Started by Elisabeth on 11/08/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 11/08/2008 by Elisabeth

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What to do when school gets out at 2 pm?

Hi, I have a child in a preschool that can keep her until 5 if I need it (one of only two places on Nantucket Island that's open that late). But when she starts kindergarten,...

Started by Georgen on 11/08/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 11/08/2008 by Georgen

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Stay-at-home dads anyone?

My husband has been a stay-at-home dad for several years. We're finding it economically impossible these days though, and are looking for him to find employment. Anyway have a...

Started by Paula on 11/06/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 11/07/2008 by Paula

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Hi

My baby is drinking 2

Started by Monica on 06/09/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 06/09/2017 by Monica

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Busy life and potty training

Busy working life and mother of 2. My 2 and a half year old freaks out when we do potty time. Nothing seems to work. Can I have some advice on stuff you have tried to make it...

Started by Alexandria on 05/28/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 05/28/2017 by Alexandria

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Nanny position

I am new to this website and not sure where to post: I am seeking a new family for my loving nanny. Any suggestion where I can post Thanks!

Started by Stuart on 06/08/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 06/08/2017 by Stuart

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Hihi

I would like to connect with a working mum ,out side my country africa

Started by Joan on 06/01/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 06/01/2017 by Joan

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Hihi

I would like to connect with a working mum ,out side my country africa

Started by Joan on 06/01/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 06/01/2017 by Joan

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potty training

Busy working life and mother of 2. My 2 and a half year old freaks out when we do potty time. Nothing seems to work. Can I have some advice on stuff you have tried to make it...

Started by Alexandria on 05/28/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 05/30/2017 by Cynthia

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Busy life and potty training

Busy working life and mother of 2. My 2 and a half year old freaks out when we do potty time. Nothing seems to work. Can I have some advice on stuff you have tried to make it...

Started by Alexandria on 05/28/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 06/01/2017 by Kris

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Nanny position

I am new to this website and not sure where to post: I am seeking a new family for my loving nanny. Any suggestion where I can post Thanks!

Started by Stuart on 06/08/2017 in Working Moms

Last update 4 days ago by Pooja

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Run an in-home daycare

Koala Kids is looking for great people to start and run a daycare out of their own home! Our operators make 30-50% more than the average pre-school teacher and include...

Started by Jessica on 06/07/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 06/10/2017 by Michelle

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Nanny position

I am new to this website and not sure where to post: I am seeking a new family for my loving nanny. Any suggestion where I can post Thanks!

Started by Stuart on 06/08/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 06/10/2017 by Michelle

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Paying Grandparetns For Childcare

Do you pay grandparents for child care? If so how much?. My MIL has watched my daughter since she was born. I work Monday - Friday job and my hubby works for the Power company...

Started by Kristen on 08/04/2016 in Working Moms

Last update on 08/10/2016 by ♫ Shawnn ♪♫♫

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How do I stop yelling at my child!!!

I have a very strong willed 3 year old who knows just how to push my buttons. I'm also expending another child and I don't know if it's the hormones or what but omg my patience...

Started by Reddy on 07/13/2016 in Working Moms

Last update on 07/20/2016 by Ginger

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teacher wouldnt let daughter go to the toilet

At school today, my daughter said she came in from lunchtime and after 15 minutes needed the toilet. She asked the teacher who said no and that she should have gone at lunch....

Started by Jemma on 04/21/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 04/26/2017 by Sarah

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Having to find out through social media.

Being a working mother means you have to leave your children with a sitter. I have understood this for a very long time. We live in a 2,000 populated town, very small everyone...

Started by Rebecca S on 08/26/2016 in Working Moms

Last update on 09/15/2016 by Jade

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Spanking My Kid

Hello everyone I am a single mum of a 9 year old. I spank my 9 year old, She had to be spanked Lastnight she was backchatting and I gave her 3 warnings on her 3Rd warning she...

Started by Lilly on 10/27/2016 in Working Moms

Last update on 10/28/2016 by Ev

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Asperger's

Hi, I have a 21 year old son, who I think has Asperger's or social anxiety. He hasn't had any friends for about 3 years now. He's angry and alone a lot. He's going to college...

Started by Janine on 07/03/2016 in Working Moms

Last update on 07/09/2016 by Janine

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Breastfeeding

Who knows how stop breastfeeding immediately ?I have recently come back to work and breastfeeding should be finished. Every evening I feel pain and use swing. Thanks!

Started by Maryna on 07/19/2016 in Working Moms

Last update on 07/22/2016 by Maryna

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Feeling like a failure

Hello ladies, I am having a bad year it seems. I am a single mom who relocated to New York a year ago. I have three children. Two girls 8 and 6. And a boy who is 4. He currently...

Started by Chantera on 09/19/2016 in Working Moms

Last update on 11/01/2016 by Shakirali395

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Baby rash under chin

My four month old little girl has a rash under her chin that I can't get to go away...I have tried baby powder, lotion and baby butt rash cream..but nothing works. What should...

Started by Debbie on 08/14/2009 in Working Moms

Last update on 08/24/2009 by Debbie

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Son's Week!

If you have a son let them know how special they are this week!

Started by Chris on 06/13/2010 in Working Moms

Last update on 06/14/2014 by Shreya

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Breastfed baby refusing bottle?

My son has been breastfed exclusively for the first five months; now that he's interested in cereal (and I'm looking to return to work) I'd like to transition him to formula....

Started by Kimber on 01/04/2010 in Working Moms

Last update on 04/26/2012 by Jennifer

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15 month old not talking yet

I have a 15 month old little girl and she hasn't started talknig yet. She doesn't point to things she wants either. She will usually just cry until I "guess" correctly. I try to...

Started by Jessica on 06/08/2010 in Working Moms

Last update on 05/21/2012 by User

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What age do babies start crawling at?

My son will be 6 months old on the 27 and he cant crawl yet. he can hold his head up and kick his legs to flip him over almost but he aint crawling yet. but how old are babies...

Started by Samone on 02/06/2010 in Working Moms

Last update on 07/04/2013 by Heaven

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Can you reheat a formula bottle?

sometimes my son doesn't even want a quarter of the bottle, so really were wasting most of the tin.. he is a good eater sometimes he just doesnt want it... so we've started to...

Started by CODY-RENEE on 07/29/2010 in Working Moms

Last update on 06/14/2012 by Kathi

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10 month old won't eat anymore! Help!

My 10 month-old used to eat stage 2 baby food GREAT, but for about the past two months he's been reluctant to eat...and now he really won't eat hardly anything at all! I'd...

Started by Jill on 09/10/2009 in Working Moms

Last update on 05/09/2013 by Harneet

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Dry Hacking Cough

My daughter cant stop coughing!!! HELP! She wont drink honey and tea. She spits out honey and milk. I turned the heater in her room off. I've given her baby Tylenol. I've...

Started by Courtney on 01/06/2010 in Working Moms

Last update on 03/04/2013 by Haydee