Woman, Mother, Breast Cancer Survivor

Admittedly, it’s taken me about 40 years to recognize, but there are individuals who view life as a victim of circumstance. Conversely, there are the resilient. Those with an innate ability to rise. In fact, use their circumstance as a jumping block to create something beautiful. Story after story of…

MOTHERHOOD ADVICE

During this motherhood journey do you ever think, I wish someone would have just told me… (fill in the blank)? Amazing nuggets of motherhood advice are like gold.

Sure, we absolutely get unsolicited, full of judgement, and even terrible advice at times too. On the other hand, sometimes we get…

SPACE

The secret to work-life balance lives in achieving space. Mental, emotional, and physical space.

Hear me out.

Work-life balance for many has become a thing of mythical legend. Specifically in the American culture, achievement of balance quickly becomes the feeling of a destination. Once hit, a box is checked and…

DEATH OF A PLAN VS. GRIEF

When you think of a plan, what comes to mind? Is it dreams you have been aspiring towards for as long as you can remember? Maybe it’s something as detailed out as a birth plan for your first child with the doctor. Plans for your business which were imploded by…

GET YOUR HANDS DIRTY

I grew up on a farm in rural Indiana. Undoubtedly, this shaped not only my perception of work, but also continues to impact and influence the decisions I make to this day.

For those maybe not in the know, on a farm you tend to get your hands dirty. You…

WOMAN, MOTHER, AUTHOR

According to a recent survey, 81% of Americans think they should write a book. EIGHTY ONE PERCENT. That is roughly 200 million people. Now, I know a lot of people. Okay, not 200 million, but let’s talk percentages. Of the people I know personally, TWO have written books and ONE…

REENTRY. Sounds big. Scary. Even this monumental moment of the turning of tides. But it is? Let’s process this.

First, I think of the broader scale of reentry where likely most humans categorize and define the word. Again, those big, monumental moments. Coming back from maternity leave for instance. Emerging…

WOMAN, MOTHER, DRIVEN LAWYER

Picture this scenario with me. A church nursery on a Sunday morning. Teenage girl patiently helping entertain toddlers as they play with their blocks. However, one particular toddler continues to throw himself to the ground in a full-on tantrum. Despite all efforts, he cannot be consoled. …

2021 BLOG SERIES- WOMAN, MOTHER, BEHAVIORAL PEDIATRIC DOCTOR

Motherhood, career, child behavior stress. Not knowing what to do as a parent. Even feeling guilt or unease about your skills…or lack thereof. Subsequently wondering what others think of you and bouncing between trying not to care and analyzing yourself to death.

Any of this sound familiar? I have good…

Heather Lowey

Life & Leadership Coach, President of the Lowey Fraternity House (See www.TheMomHuddle.com), and Lifetime Learner

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