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Survival Tips and Resources for Working Parents!

Being a working parent requires you to juggle family responsibilities and your place of employment. It's not an easy job! But there are articles and resources that can assist you in navigating this challenging role and help your family thrive!

How to Handle Working Mom Guilt

How can I stop feeling guilty and resist the temptation to be "Superwoman"? I'm a working mother with a preschooler and a couple of school-age kids who are also involved in lots of extra-curricular activities. I have to admit that I feel bad whenever I'm not doing something "productive."

6 Tips to Reduce Stress for the Working Mom

When my youngest started preschool, I took my first job outside the home in nearly 10 years. I was a guilt-ridden working mom, and late everywhere I went.

Work/Family Balance

How Dads View (and live out) the Tension Between Their Jobs and Their Families.

How to Balance Your Life as a Working Mom

Being a working mom is tough and rewarding. Here’s how to ditch the guilt and create a sense of balance so you can show up for your kids and your career.

10 Tips for the Working Mom

I heard from working-outside-of-the-home moms, stay-at-home moms, stay-at-home moms with their own businesses, grandmas, and yes, two men. (Interestingly, the two men both suggested that I shouldn’t work.) I heard a lot of similar thoughts, so I’m consolidating a few gems because, as promised, I wanted to pass along the words of wisdom you all sent on to me:

Balancing Fatherhood and Work

Work hard, dad, but keep it in perspective. Work has the potential to not only distract us, but consume us if we aren't careful.

Working Mom Struggling to Make Time for Kids

With everything it takes to work at the office and run a household, how can I find quality time to spend with my children? It seems like there aren't enough hours in the day to do everything that needs to be done. Do you have any suggestions?

When You Love Your Kids—and Your Career

3 keys to handling the "back-to-work" decision

Encouragement for Mothers Who Have to Work Outside the Home

Do you have any encouragement for moms who have no choice but to take a job outside the home?

Balancing Family and Career for the Young Professional Pursuing Both

More stuff means more bills. More bills require more work.The work/life balance cycle is as paralyzing as it is addictive.

Fatherhood: How to be the Dad Your Family Needs

Fathers want to be the dad their family needs and while it can seem intimidating, there are some simple things dads can do.

Working Moms Need Friends, Too

Mothers who work outside the home need friendships with other women.

Working Outside the Home or Inside the Home: Two Mom’s Perspectives

I worked at home and didn’t earn a paycheck. Our family was impacted by my choice, both for the good and the bad. Below are my thoughts on this age-old debate from the angle of a mom who did not work outside of her home. On the other side of the coin, we have words written by a wonderful woman of faith, Janae Gibson. We are both moms who prayed for wisdom to know the right thing for our families.

Moms: Stay at Home or Have a Career?

Raising a family in today’s economy is tough. But do you believe it’s best for moms to stay at home with their children or have a career outside the home? 

Time Management for Busy Dads

It’s an undeniable truth: we men enjoy our hobbies, sports, and home improvement projects. Meanwhile, we must make sure those areas of our lives don’t keep us from staying connected to our families. How we manage our time—or let it manage us—will make a big difference in the health of those relationships.

Moms on the Job: 7 Secrets for Success at Home and Work

All moms want to feel like successful parents, but feelings of guilt, anxiety, and exhaustion can overwhelm the best intentions of any busy mom. In Moms on the Job, the best skills, talents, and tips of dozens of successful working moms are compiled to...

Workaholic Husband

What can I do about my husband's tendency to put business ahead of family life and everything else? I don't usually care for labels, but I think it would be fair to call him a "workaholic." He works constantly and spends very little time with me and our sons. When I approach him about it, he simply says, "Things will be better soon." Do you have any suggestions?

To the Working Mom Trying to Survive Summer  

We see you trying to work like you don’t have little kids and trying to parent like you don’t have an outside job. Working Mom Trying to Survive Summer

Stretched Too Thin: How Working Moms Can Lose the Guilt, Work Smarter, and Thrive

Attention, working moms! Ever feel like there's not enough of you to go around? Here's help. In this compassionate guide, Turner helps you let go of guilt, set achievable goals, establish clear work boundaries, develop home management solutions, reduce stress, invest in your marriage, prioritize self-care, cultivate deeper friendships, and more.

Not Enough Time in the Day for a Busy Parent

Sometimes it feels like there’s not enough of us to go around because parenting is nonstop. Use these strategies to go from restless to resting in God’s peace as a parent.

  • Life is full of surprises, challenges and questions – and sometimes we all need help finding answers. Are you struggling in your marriage? Is your son or daughter involved in activities that have you worried? Or maybe you’re facing an unexpected pregnancy or navigating conflict with your aging parents. Whether you’re in the midst of a major crisis or simply a perplexing situation, we have compiled resources that can point you in the right direction. And remember – we’re constantly updating our content, so check back frequently for the latest and greatest resources.

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