I never thought being a career mom would be so difficult. I was always the ambitious kid in my family, so naturally I figured I would be able to go back to work and everything would be smooth sailing. WRONG. My name is Jessica. I am the Founder of Caffeinated Career Mom. I started this … Continue reading Oh, Mama!
As I unlocked the door to my office yesterday morning, I heard my cell phone ring. My heart sank as I looked at my phone. The daycare was already calling me. When I answered the call, they said my baby had a rash and they wanted me to be aware of it. I hadn't seen … Continue reading Reality of a Working Mom
A few days ago, I got a LinkedIn message from a friend whom I studied abroad with during grad school. She read one of my recent blog posts, How to Discover What You Are Meant to Do, and said it really resonated with her. That was the biggest compliment! I was thrilled to hear from … Continue reading 3 Effective LinkedIn Networking Hacks
It's 9am, my baby is in daycare and I'm at work, armed with my venti vanilla soy iced coffee, sporting a pretty pink and black dress, low heel black dress sandals, and about 4 hours of sleep. Not bad by new mom standards, but does that project meeting have to be today?! I try not … Continue reading 5 Stylish Solutions for the High-Functioning Career Mom