This week we are deconstructing our last episode with Suzanne Brown. Suzanne is a strategic marketing and business consultant who gradually reformatted her work life to fit her new and challenging mom life. If you haven’t listened already, be sure to go back and download Episode 20 and hear Suzanne explain the many (MANY) steps she’s taken to find balance and reclaim  HERSELF first.


Listen as Kate & Liz discuss:

  • Our transitions to part-time work once we became mom
  • Numerous iterations of part-time working schedule
  • What work-life balance looks like for us (hint: it’s constantly changing)
  • Managing all the schedules and households
  • The importance of finding ourselves.
  • Why isn’t parenthood valued as highly as a paid profession??!
  • How we are incorporating giving kids space as the school year is starting.


Links from Show:

Episode 20: Suzanne Brown, Author & Mom of two, empowering women find the elusive work-life “balance”

Mom Deconstructed: Episode 14: Figuring out who you are once you have time to breathe.

Mom Deconstructed: Episode 13: Battling Summertime Boredom with Kids.

Scarcity Mindset: How the Scarcity Mindset can Make Problems Worse: NPR

Mompowerment: Insights from Successful Professional Part-time Working Moms Who Balance Career and Family  by Suzanne Brown

The Mother’s Guide to Self-Renewal: How to Reclaim, Rejuvenate and Re-Balance Your Life Paperback –  by Renée Peterson Trudeau


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