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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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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Introducing myself

Hi, I'm a mom of 4 kids - 9 year old, almost 7 year old, 2 & 1/2 year old & 11 month old. My husband was injured at work last year & has had 1 back surgery & is getting ready to...

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

Last update on 11/06/2008 by Liz

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New Member

Hi, I have 3 children and work full time as a teacher in Michigan. When do you get over the guilt of not spending enough time with your children and not having to be perfect at...

Started by Kristin on 11/01/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 11/06/2008 by Dawn

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new working Mom

Hi my baby is 8 1/2 weeks old i went back to work the day after he turned 6 weeks i feel so guilty. I never have time for my baby until the weekend. When i get home i have to...

Started by Aundrea on 11/05/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 11/05/2008 by Aundrea

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having more children?

How do you make decisions about having more children? I have an 11 year old son and a 3 year old daughter. I am 34. I would LOVE to have one more, but I work full time and my...

Started by Michelle on 11/04/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 11/05/2008 by Michelle

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JUST NEED TO TALK.

HELLO, I'M 30 YRS OLD, AND THE SINGLE MOTHER OF A 10 YR OLD SON, AND 8 YR OLD GIRL. I AM RAISING MY 33 YR OLD SISTER WHO IS 8 MONTHS PREGNANT (LOL), I WORK 3 JOBS, 2 AT TWO...

Started by Erin on 11/01/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 11/02/2008 by Erin

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Back to Work

I am the mother of three children ages 6 to 4 months. I have to return to work in 2 weeks and I am struggling with how I am going to get everyone out of the house and to where...

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

Last update on 11/01/2008 by Joanne

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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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Mummy Juggle - self preservation

HI all - do you ever find yourself doing the 'mummy juggle' and the ball that you drop is to do with YOU! What sorts of things do you do that are quick and easy to 'fill your...

Started by Tamara on 09/18/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 09/18/2017 by Tamara

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Mummy Juggle - self preservation

HI all - do you ever find yourself doing the 'mummy juggle' and the ball that you drop is to do with YOU! What sorts of things do you do that are quick and easy to 'fill your...

Started by Tamara on 09/18/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 09/18/2017 by Tamara

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Mummy Juggle - self preservation

HI all - do you ever find yourself doing the 'mummy juggle' and the ball that you drop is to do with YOU! What sorts of things do you do that are quick and easy to 'fill your...

Started by Tamara on 09/18/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 09/18/2017 by Tamara

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17 year old wearing a thong/cheeky bikini?

My 17 year old is a great student in school, well behaved good shopper, has a very cute taste in clothes and I never have to reprimand her about wearing short shorts or showing...

Started by Mary 1 day ago in Working Moms

Last update 1 day ago by Mary

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Mummy Juggle - self preservation

HI all - do you ever find yourself doing the 'mummy juggle' and the ball that you drop is to do with YOU! What sorts of things do you do that are quick and easy to 'fill your...

Started by Tamara on 09/18/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 09/18/2017 by Tamara

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Mummy Juggle - self preservation

HI all - do you ever find yourself doing the 'mummy juggle' and the ball that you drop is to do with YOU! What sorts of things do you do that are quick and easy to 'fill your...

Started by Tamara on 09/18/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 09/18/2017 by Tamara

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Mummy Juggle - self preservation

HI all - do you ever find yourself doing the 'mummy juggle' and the ball that you drop is to do with YOU! What sorts of things do you do that are quick and easy to 'fill your...

Started by Tamara on 09/18/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 09/18/2017 by Tamara

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17 year old wearing a thong/cheeky bikini?

My 17 year old is a great student in school, well behaved good shopper, has a very cute taste in clothes and I never have to reprimand her about wearing short shorts or showing...

Started by Mary 1 day ago in Working Moms

Last update 1 day ago by Mary

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www.myupbrella.com

Hi, my name is Glenda Cartieri. Please let me know what you think about this product www.myupbrella.com

Started by Luis on 09/14/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 09/15/2017 by Ev

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Working

ISO work from home position.. stoned service experience, call center experience

Started by Huavai Mata on 09/06/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 09/08/2017 by Claudia

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Work from home

Hi. I'm a mommy to a 4 month old baby boy. I'm looking for a job that I can possibly pursue from home. Please lmk if you have any info on any. Thank you

Started by Huavai Mata on 09/05/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 09/09/2017 by TK

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Child care

My boyfriend is having to move to the coupeville area to keep his 50/50 custody of his children . He is in desperate need of before and after school care . He is an excellent...

Started by Serena on 08/28/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 08/30/2017 by Sarah

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Whining at almost 7 years old

My son is almost 7 years old and he still whines and cries about anything and everything. We have always loved with my parents and just recently we move in with my boyfriend and...

Started by Katelyn on 08/29/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 08/30/2017 by DC

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Stay at home jobs

Looking for a legitimate stay at home job i am a mother of 3 looking to make some money

Started by Jtoole198591 on 11/14/2016 in Working Moms

Last update on 09/09/2017 by TK

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How can I work /or study while a have a baby

Hello everyone I'm new mom and I always wondering how I can work or study and I have a baby 👶 especially that I cannot pay for the babysitter or a daycare since I don't...

Started by Nouar on 07/01/2017 in Working Moms

Last update on 09/09/2017 by TK

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Finding it hard to find support and friends

Does anyone ever find it hard to find support and make friends? I'm a single mom and I have no family. Just me and my son, but that can be tough sometimes. I hope I can come to...

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

Last update on 08/04/2017 by Megan Grace

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Family courts

I have 2 daughters one is 9 yrs and a 1yr old i take care of my girls mon-friday night da father comes and takes them friday night till Sunday night he filed paper and whats to...

Started by Dreamer on 11/15/2016 in Working Moms

Last update on 11/16/2016 by Jodi

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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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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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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