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3 Job Search Tips for Moms Returning to the Workforce

  I recently made an industry change in my career but previously had worked in hiring and recruiting departments for 8 years. I have seen countless applications, resumes, interviews and job placements. During that time I encountered many people re-entering the workforce, including moms. Job searching in and of itself can be a time consuming and extensive […]

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Why We Keep Birthdays Simple

Both of my kids have summer birthdays. That combined with Father’s Day, July 4th, and juggling a big extended family is causing me to have celebrations on the brain. My 4 year old son recently and unknowingly reminded me why we keep our holidays and birthdays simple: because right now we can. Learning the Hard […]

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Join Our Writing Team! {Open Call 2017}

Oklahoma City Moms Blog’s contributor team is growing!  Do you love to write? Do you love sharing your stories with other moms? Are you: Trying to get pregnant? Pregnant with your first baby? A single mom? A grandma? A mom with a story to share? A mom who is super passionate about her community and connecting with other moms? We […]

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Mom of the Month: Jennifer Daniel

We are loving our Mom of the Month series! Do you know a special mom in our community who deserves some extra recognition? Fill out the form to nominate a mom you know here! Thank you to Whole Foods Market Oklahoma City for partnering with us to provide a special gift to our Mom of the […]

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You May Be 40(ish) If . . .

  I’ve entered it, my fourth decade. And guess what? There are definitely some challenges, a fair amount of “what the heck?” moments and also some pretty fabulous bright spots. It is a decade unlike any I’ve experienced so far and it does seem to have a few significant marks. So for those of you also in your fourth decade (or dangerously close), here […]

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Moms, It’s OK to Ask For Help!

As a mom, I often feel like I’m juggling too many things. From our family life to our church priorities to my job to my social obligations to holiday plans to neighborhood projects to meal planning to working out to….fill in the blank with whatever you are juggling too! You get the idea and I […]

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Mom of the Month: Amy Brown

One of our missions here at OKC Mom’s Blog is to encourage moms.  And while we all know each and every one of you deserve this recognition, we’ve decided to take nominations from our contributor team and you, our readers, to highlight a Mom of the Month!  We are kicking things off with our very first […]

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The Power of a Story {OKC Community Spotlight}

Marcia was just like all of us, excited to have her first child, until she received the news of complications.  Her daughter in utero , was diagnosed with Down syndrome and hydrocephalus. She was told her daughter would most likely, not survive.  Marcia didn’t care what doctors said, she was planning and looking forward to […]

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