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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being away so much

I am really strugglin with how much time I spend at work verses how much time I spend with my 1 year old daughter. On a good day I get 3 hours with her (1 in the morning before...

Started by Denise on 10/31/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 10/31/2008 by Erin

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Back to Work

Hi. I'm Rebecca and new to this group. I just returned to work after baby #2. My first son is 3 1/2 and my second son is almost 4 months old.

Started by Rebecca on 10/16/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 10/30/2008 by Leah

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Choosing a Nursery

Can anyone give some advice on what things you need to look out for when searching for a nursery for the first time? What questions should i ask?

Started by Claire on 10/25/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 10/30/2008 by Melissa

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Non-Family Friendly Employers

Hey there! I was just wondering if anyone else is feeling as much guilt as I am from their employers when you need to take time off to care for your child? My employer claims to...

Started by Erin on 10/30/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 10/30/2008 by Catherine

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Hello, I'm new to this

My name is Shannon. I reside in Truckee, CA with my husband and 3.5 year old daughter. My daughter is currently attending preschool full time while my husband and I work full...

Started by Shannon on 10/29/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 10/29/2008 by Shannon

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Hello other working mums

Hello there, My name is Shaz. I am a single working mum to 5 year old Nichole. We live in Adelaide Australia. I have just started my own group if anyone is interested or...

Started by Sharon on 10/28/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 10/28/2008 by Sharon

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Balancing the load

My husband was always one to help around the house and he has taken a job that totally wears him out. He works from 7 to 7 six days a week. This leaves everything on me. I take...

Started by Stephanie on 10/28/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 10/28/2008 by Jennifer

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Help!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I understand where all you mums are coming from. I 3 kids and struggle to work full time and do all the other activities ina day. Any ideas ladies?????

Started by Rachael on 10/10/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 10/27/2008 by Tiffany

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Working Mum - should I feel guilty

I am the mother of a 13 year old, a 10 year old, a 7 year old and a 5 month old. I also have a 13 year old and a 10 year old step child (yes we have 6 all up) I went back to...

Started by Nadine on 10/18/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 10/27/2008 by Tiffany

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hello all x

hiam a working mum off two girls but am lucky because i work at my daughters school so i get hols wen they do. i feel sorry for people who aint able to take time off wen they...

Started by Sharon on 10/27/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 10/27/2008 by Sharon

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hello

hi i am a mum my daughter is 9 years old and her name is harleigh jane

Started by Michelle on 10/18/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 10/26/2008 by Tia

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working mama in santa cruz

My name's Becca and I work as a sort-of teacher (I do special programs at various different schools) in the san fran bay area. I have a beautiful 15 mo. old daughter named...

Started by Becca on 10/25/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 10/25/2008 by Becca

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New to Group

Hi! My name is Dee Dee and I just joined the group. Look forward with chatting and sharing stories.

Started by Dee Dee on 10/24/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 10/24/2008 by Dee Dee

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New to Group

Hi, I'm Sarah, have just joined this application tonight, so as an intro i'm a 23yr old nursery nurse and mum to one, I am currently at collage, but will leave at xmas (I hope)...

Started by Sarah on 10/22/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 10/22/2008 by Sarah

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Hi

Peace and quiet, thankful the babies are asleep so that I can continue my work from home.

Started by Wendy on 10/17/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 10/17/2008 by Wendy

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Hello!

Hi, I just joined, my name is Heather. I'm mom to Penelope who will be 1 next week!!

Started by Heather on 10/16/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 10/16/2008 by Heather

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tired all the time

I have 2 daughters. They are 5 years old and 18 months. I am currently pregnant now. On October 23rd i will be a mommy to a little boy. I have to go back to work in 7 weeks. My...

Started by Amber on 10/16/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 10/16/2008 by Amber

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me

I am a mom of a 8 year, going on 17, girl, Ciara. And currently pregnant with my 2nd, due in April. I feel like I am starting all over again!

Started by Jenny on 10/15/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 10/15/2008 by Jenny

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Hey ๐Ÿ˜Š

Hey ๐Ÿ‘‹๐Ÿพ. I'm new to the area! I would like to meet up with you all! What areas are you all in?

Started by Anicia 5 days ago in Working Moms

Last update 5 days ago by Anicia

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Hey ๐Ÿ˜Š

Hey ๐Ÿ‘‹๐Ÿพ. I'm new to the area! I would like to meet up with you all! What areas are you all in?

Started by Anicia 5 days ago in Working Moms

Last update 5 days ago by Anicia

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Rash 4 month old help

4 month old girl has a red raised bumpy (small like pimple size) rash that is made much worse when in contact with water. Neck started out as heat rash in folds of her neck and...

Started by Krystina 1 day ago in Working Moms

Last update 1 day ago by Krystina

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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 1 day ago in Working Moms

Last update 1 day ago by Alexandria

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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 1 day ago in Working Moms

Last update 1 day ago by Alexandria

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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 1 day ago in Working Moms

Last update 1 day ago by Alexandria

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Sex

Hi

Started by Kymar on 05/09/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 05/09/2017 by Kymar

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Sex

Started by Kymar on 05/09/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 05/09/2017 by Kymar

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Relationship deteriorating!!! Please Help!!!

Where to begin? im a part time retail employee and a full time mom to a 1.5 year old. My boyfriend ( daughters dad) works a bar manager and works long crazy hours. He the...

Started by Megan on 05/17/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 05/18/2017 by Ev

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Anybody here working 12 hour shifts? And single?

Hello all! I am a single mother who works 12 hour shifts and I'm single. I'm trying so hard to deal with not having enough time with her. On top of the 12 hour shift there is...

Started by Nona on 05/15/2017 in Working Moms

Last update 6 days ago by Alyssa

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is it aspergers

my 25 year old recently gets mad easily, if i don't understand her skips meals sometimes talking to herself in a whisper voice, i cannot interrupt, get her attention, like she...

Started by Susan on 05/07/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 05/08/2017 by Sarah

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Why is my daughter so angru

Smart mouth attitude when I ask her anything and try to slick about thongs she want and playing both parents

Started by Laangela on 05/16/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 05/18/2017 by Geoff

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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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Work from home moms

I really need to work from home but don't know where. I have a laptop and a cellphone and need to make 800-1000 a month. That way o won't have yo go get a " job " again. I...

Started by Ivana on 06/01/2016 in Working Moms

Last update on 06/29/2016 by Alicia

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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