Cindy is a national columnist who can help you with the daily struggle to find career and personal fulfillment. She offers creative solutions and new strategies for juggling work and play, career and family.
Which do you find more helpful to your work life balance? Spending a quiet evening in a hotelroom or having the house to yourself? I find both appealing and I know lots of other women do, too. In fact, a recent Hilton Garden Inn survey found that women still find it challenging to juggle work […]
Recently as I prepared for my spring vacation, I found myself with tons to get done. I grabbed the mail and newspaper. Then, I began paying bills, cleaning out my fridge and responding to as many work emails as I could get to. I always like to tackle my to-do list before I leave […]
A few nights ago, I reached on my nightstand for my iPad to shoot off an email before I went to sleep. By doing that, I completely broke my own rule about using mobile devices into my bedroom. I made the rule because I want my bedroom to be a sanctuary, a place I go […]
Exciting news! I was interviewed by Nicole Blades on BlogHer for a piece on How to Spring Clean Your Life (For Real) Below is the piece that ran as a Blog Her Original Post: Even if the weather in your region isn't acting like it, this is legit spring! One of the things that goes along […]
My husband is traveling for business a few days. A couple of years ago, I would have dreaded that he would be away from home. It would have meant I would have had to put the kids to bed, wake them up, get them ready, pack lunches and do all the cooking and cleaning — by […]
When I was young, my mother wore red as often as possible. She had a red car and a red front door. Red was her favorite color. Now as a mother myself, I realize there was much more to her color choice. My mother was a single mother of three who worked as a teacher […]