You can’t stop life from changing but you can do something about how you’ll respond to the curve balls that will inevitable come your way. Career-driven moms can choose to pile on the new stuff or change things up. Yes, you have options!
Tips, tricks and time management tools will get you some relief from juggling work and family but those strategies aren’t going to serve your family or you long-term. True work-family-self balance requires you to go deeper.
Often career-driven moms put a lot of pressure on themselves to do things perfectly or to be some superwoman, often for other people. Honestly, you’re not here to fit into someone else’s idea of how you’re supposed to be.
“Out of the mouths of babes” is a common saying used to remind us of the wisdom that children have. How often are you really hearing what you child is saying to you? If you’re paying attention, they might just give you the key to the work-life balance you want.