Shopping for Time

Shopping for Time.

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A national and regional resource for busy people. Get more time, and have better quality me-time and kid-time.

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--Carissa Howard, Shopping for Time

Practical Ways to Have It All

Practical Ways to Have It All

Even for women not collecting a paycheck, I know that you are not sitting around eating Bonbons watching daytime soaps. You’re involved with the PTA, a charity or two, countless activities for your children, assisting in a family business, renting a property, home schooling, and helping your older family members, often with a spouse that works a busy work schedule. You can think of a million things that you could do with extra time each week, like maybe dedicate some time to yourself.

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Worst End-of-the-School-Year Mom

Worst End-of-the-School-Year Mom

If you refuse to buy your kids new pants even though they are way too short because you know they'll be wearing shorts in a few more days, then you are an end-of-the-school-year mom. Also, this is totally what I'm wearing to preschool drop-off. I'm the mom in the middle smoking a cig showing off my belly.

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On Becoming a Writer

On Becoming a Writer

I allowed my husband to go a men-only ski trip with a bunch of middle-aged neighbors as long as he promised to tell me everything in an effort to gather material. He broke his collarbone on the slopes, rendering him one-armed for six weeks, and gave me only the tiniest morsels of gossip. Boy, did that plan backfire on me.

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