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10 to Twins

By Jessica T

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About this blog: I'm a late thirties mother of a ten-year-old and infant twins. My family moved to Menlo Park 6 years ago from Virginia - where I grew up, went to college, got married, had my first born, and got an MBA (in that order). I'm a manag...  (More)

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Helpouts: The Silver Bullet for New Parents
May 4, 2014 7:37 pm
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The first-year of parenthood is a haze punctuated by near-certain disasters and loads of change. A new father recently described his paternity leave as "time to... More
The lure of the country club
Apr 29, 2014 8:11 pm
Comments: 16 | Views: 8,792

A colleague recently confided in me that he was applying for membership at a local country club. "Why on earth would you do that?" I asked. He was amused by my reaction... More
The reading holiday
Apr 22, 2014 9:16 pm
Comments: 0 | Views: 4,270

Now that I'm back at work, what I miss most about being on maternity leave is not my children. It's having the time to read. My leisure time is limited to a few... More
Finding mentors in would-be bosses
Apr 13, 2014 4:19 pm
Comments: 0 | Views: 6,079

Mentorship is a hot topic in the business world, in part because experts can't seem to agree on the best way to create a mentor relationship. In Lean In, Sheryl... More
Phone-Free
Apr 6, 2014 8:06 pm
Comments: 7 | Views: 7,057

Last week, I totaled my phone. I had a tough day at work, and as I got out of my car, I dropped the phone. I have made this mistake countless times, but on this... More
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