Are you a parent who longs to be at home when at work? Do you sometimes wish to be at work when at home? This blogs relates experiences with children to the development of problem solving, communication, and finding humor in all aspects of life.Let Me Know What You Think?
As a mother to 2 small children, wife to a hardworking husband, and manager of a successful Marketing Operations team I've learned that lessons can be gained from my home life as well as work experience. These are my observations, takeaways, and words of advice for all working parents.
I appreciate hearing your questions, potential topics of interests, and own experiences.
As a kid I dreaded math homework. I'd often approach my Dad for help and his response was always "let me take a look at […]
I remember the first time I fell in love. I was 5-years old, going on 6. I heard this swell of music, the roar of […]
This weekend I introduced my children to "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory". The original movie with Gene Wilder, quite possibly the funniest man ever. […]
As I was preparing a turkey sandwich for my Son, I found myself receiving the usual instructions. "Cut the crusts off please" he asked. I […]
My schedule is unpredictable. Between travel, project deadlines, and family commitments each week brings something new. And I like that. However, there is one hour […]
This weekend I, along with a billion other families, saw "The LEGO Movie". In the movie Emmett, an ordinary piece of plastic, teams up with […]
I heard a very loud "CRASH" from upstairs. Moments later my Daughter walked down the steps, my teary-eyed Son following slowly behind. "Ummm, something happened" […]
When I was 9 months pregnant I would fantasize about life as a new mom. I would sit in the empty nursery and take it […]
One of my favorite parts of the day is homework time with my kids. I know that sounds preposterous, but it's true. It could be […]
I remember when my Dad turned 36. I cried that day because I thought he was so old. Now, 60 seems like a spring chicken. […]
As kids much of what we learned was set to music. Anything from our ABCs, days of the week, and religious teachings were set to […]
This weekend I took my 6-year old daughter Christmas shopping. We walked around a few stores and she selected gifts for family members. It's important […]
A lot has been discussed around the need for marketing and sales alignment. I completely agree this should be a focus of all organizations, but […]
Last week I experienced one of the most alarming days of my life. I received a call from my Mom asking if I'd mind […]
My kids have taken to playing "office". They'll sit at their desks, laptops in hand, and begin crunching through one grueling project after the next. […]