Tag Archives: working mom

Creativity is Boring

By Shannon E. Franklin The number of times I’ve slept more than three hours in the last 18 months: zero. You see, our son has yet to sleep through the night. I was waking up every 2-3 hours since he was born to feed him, rock him, pat him, or just cuddle him back to […]

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Secret Moms Club

By Shannon E. Franklin When my son was around eight weeks old, I had to go to a site visit and committee meeting for an event in which I was volunteering. It was the first time I’d left the house without my baby, but it was also the first time I realized the significance (or […]

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Since You’re Home Anyway, Can You Let the Dog Out?

by Shannon Franklin Picture this:  It’s early in the day, and your kid has just fallen asleep for what you know will be a nice, long nap. You crack open your laptop, and just as you start making killer progress on your project for the day, you hear it. Bzzzz. Bzzzzz.  You check your phone […]

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