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Mom Gone Rogue

The Rants of a Stressed Working Mom

ADHD is a Real Thing Damnit!

My 8 year old daughter has ADHD, but very few people believe me.  Everyone has the same reaction, which is to lecture me about how I just need to be a better disciplinarian.   After all, my child's inability to... Continue Reading →

Narcissism at its Finest: The Stay-at-Home Artist Mom

She drops the kids off at school and spends her days whiling away in her studio, honing her "craft."  She could be a photographer, an artist, a model, an actress, a singer, or my favorite, a combination thereof.  Why would she pick... Continue Reading →

7 Coworkers Everyone Hates

As I sit here enduring another endless Monday afternoon at work, listening to one of my ass-kisser coworkers spew her BS, and feeling disgusted that anyone would buy said bullshit, I'm inspired to rant about every kind of coworker who... Continue Reading →

OMG! I Changed Careers and So Can You!

When I was unemployed and desperate for a career change, I read articles either written by or quoting people who made career changes after spending time in a career they hated.  The person who had changed careers always seemed to... Continue Reading →

I Can Start a Business with No Time or Money Right?

At the beginning of 2016, during my much dreaded return to work after maternity leave and state of near financial ruin because said maternity leave was unpaid, I had a brilliant idea:  I would take my love of pinup and... Continue Reading →

No, I Don’t Want to Buy the Crap You’re Selling on Etsy

Before she became a mom, she was focused on a career that didn’t involve arts and crafts.  You had no idea she made jewelry or knitted hats or took photos or believed in multilevel marketing schemes.  You didn't know any... Continue Reading →

I Once Lived My Dream Life … and Then I Went Back to Work 

There was once a time, not too long ago, when I lived my life exactly the way I wanted. I felt sexy, vibrant, loved, and appreciated.  I embraced my hyper-sexuality and exercised my creativity by starting an erotica blog. I... Continue Reading →

You’re Not Parent of the Year if Grandma is Raising Your Kids, so Stop Acting Like It

We all know someone out there whose kids are being raised by someone else. This isn't so bad when the parent appreciates the help and acknowledges that they have it easier.  However, too often they act as if they are... Continue Reading →

I Want to be a Stay-at-Home Mom, but I’m Not Supposed to Want That

As women, we're taught to want something more out of life than just to be a someone's spouse or someone's mom. You should protect yourself by being able to support yourself. You don't want to be a walking stereotype. And... Continue Reading →

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