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When Daddy Works From Home

When Daddy Works From Home

Many modern families are migrating toward new and unique ways to manage a work/life balance. The old-fashioned view of a working family structure, where dad kisses his wife on his way off to work while mom stays behind and looks after the kids, in many ways, is still prevalent as the ideal functioning family in […]

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KC Moms That Inspire

KC Moms That Inspire: Christa Dubill, 41 Action News Anchor

This year for Mother’s Day, we’re celebrating motherhood by featuring several local moms who play important roles both in their families and the Kansas City community. These moms have encouragement for all of us as we care for ourselves, our families and our work. Christa Dubill is an Emmy award-winning anchor with a passion for […]

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KC Moms That Inspire

KC Moms That Inspire: Sarah Soden, Director, Center for Pediatric Genomic Medicine

This year for Mother’s Day, we’re celebrating motherhood by featuring several local moms who play important roles both in their families and the Kansas City community. These moms have encouragement for all of us as we care for ourselves, our families and our work. Sarah Soden is the Director of the Center for Pediatric Genomic […]

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KC Moms That Inspire

KC Moms That Inspire: Jean Peters Baker, Jackson County Prosecutor

This year for Mother’s Day, we’re celebrating motherhood by featuring several local moms who play important roles both in their families and the Kansas City community. These moms have encouragement for all of us as we care for ourselves, our families and our work. Jackson County (Mo.) Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker is the mother of […]

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KC Moms That Inspire

KC Moms That Inspire: Dr. Natasha Burgert, Pediatrician

This year for Mother’s Day, we’re celebrating motherhood by featuring several local moms who play important roles both in their families and the Kansas City community. These moms have encouragement for all of us as we care for ourselves, our families and our work. First, we interviewed pediatrician Dr. Natasha Burgert. Natasha Burgert, MD, FAAP, […]

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Parenting and Professionalism

Parenting and Professionalism

There are 168 hours in each week. As a work-outside-the-home mama, I fit a lot into those hours. Work, grocery shopping, laundry, chores, errands, the rare workout, and the even more rare stretch of sleep that lasts longer than 3 hours at a time.  I do lots of other things during those hours, but I […]

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6 Wardrobe Staples Every Working Mom Needs

6 Wardrobe Staples Every Working Mom Needs

I’ve always been interested in fashion, and putting together outfits has been a favorite hobby of mine for years (you can see regular style posts on my personal blog, Shea Lennon). However, after having a baby and going back to work, getting dressed became something I dreaded rather than looked forward to. My wardrobe was […]

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My Kitchen Counter Office

My Kitchen Counter Office

The biggest success of my day is wiping my kitchen counter. Yes. Spraying my counter with cleaner and taking a towel to it. I’m not a neat freak or a super clean mama. When I wipe my kitchen counter, I’ve managed to contain the bills, to-do lists, bank deposits, dinner ingredients, tomorrow’s lunch boxes, Legos, […]

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