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5 Best Back-to-School Apps

By | September 4th, 2016|Categories: Working Moms & Money|

They call you "mom" but this job also makes you "Director of Operations." It's on your shoulders to orchestrate two, perhaps three, maybe four (if your number is "five" presumably you have no time for reading blog posts) ever-changing, schedules -- all while insuring everyone is fed. As parenting gets Brett Graff THE HOME ECONOMIST discusses back to school apps on "GOOD MORNING WASHINGTON DC" ABC7. more complicated, app-makers [...]

Summer Travel: Security, Safety & Sanity

By | June 26th, 2014|Categories: Econo-YOU, Mom-o-nomics, Random, Working Moms & Money|

Vacations cost serious cash; make sure yours is worthwhile by ironing out the wrinkles in advance. Learn how here.

Whose Kids Are Smarter? Stay Home vs. Working Moms

By | December 29th, 2013|Categories: Econo-YOU, Working Moms & Money|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

In today's edition of the topic we call Mom-Nonsense, we'll cover the debate about whether working or staying home is better for babies and present new evidence that....IT DOESN'T REALLY MATTER. Yes, ladies, we'll have to come up with another measure by which we can judge each other (organic cooking, perhaps?) because statistics from the U.S. [...]

How to Negotiate a Flexible Work Schedule

By | November 7th, 2013|Categories: Econo-YOU, Random, Working Moms & Money|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Flextime can enhance your life and build your company's bottom line. Here's how to negotiate.

Work-Life Balance: Seven Tricks to Having it All

By | April 25th, 2013|Categories: Econo-YOU, Mom-o-nomics, Random, Working Moms & Money|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Here are 7 tricks to balancing work and home. As mothers, we worry about work-life balance, hoping we’ve spent enough time with our kids. Yet along the way we meet so many moms who navigate changes with endless grace.What do they know that we don’t? Cali Williams Yost — an expert on workplace flexibility [...]

Mommy Wars: Working vs Stay Home We Have A Winnner

By | December 4th, 2012|Categories: Econo-YOU, Working Moms & Money|Tags: , , , , , , |

Government Names a Winner in the Mommy Wars We are ending the mommy wars, which will certainly make things less exciting around here. Because when it comes to the stand off between Working Moms and Stay Homes, we at this website are double agents. The stress over work deadlines distracts us from sending in our field trip [...]