Mom Gone Rogue

The Rants of a Stressed Working Mom

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 →

Complainer’s Guilt 

There's always someone who has it worse.  There's always someone struggling to avoid homelessness. There's someone who's lost their whole family. There's someone who just suffered a catastrophic injury. There's someone working three jobs just to survive. And here I... Continue Reading →

Your Boss’ Wife is Always Entitled to the Perks You Want but Can’t Have 

So your boss' wife, also a career woman, is pregnant. You think the boss may become more lenient, because he'll be gaining first hand experience at what it takes to be a working parent. Maybe, you'll get flex time. Oh,... Continue Reading →

I’m Writing a Blog Post, so I’m Neglecting My Kids and/or My House is Filthy

One of the biggest problems I have had with picking a creative outlet and sticking to it has been a lack of free time.  Every minute of free time I have is devoted to my children and cleaning my house. ... Continue Reading →

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