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It can be a challenge to work and raise children. I'm Sandy Wessel and on this show I talk about all things working mom's face and how to find peace as a working mom. If you are a working mom and you love it, hate it, or struggle to find the balance this show is for you!

It can be a challenge to work and raise children. I'm Sandy Wessel and on this show I talk about all things working mom's face and how to find peace as a working mom. If you are a working mom and you love it, hate it, or struggle to find the balance this show is for you!
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It can be a challenge to work and raise children. I'm Sandy Wessel and on this show I talk about all things working mom's face and how to find peace as a working mom. If you are a working mom and you love it, hate it, or struggle to find the balance this show is for you!

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Episodes

Episode 18: Working Mom Megan Stratton

4/18/2019
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GUYS! I loved this interview with Megan so much and I know you will to! She has a pretty cool job and a 2 year old daughter and we dive into how the transition was for her and more! Find Megan on Instagram @megstratt and check out her podcast The Unshaken Podcast to hear more from her! Partnerships mentioned in this Podcast are God's Glory Box use these codes at check out: theworkingmom5 or the workingmom10 to save $5 on 1 box, or $10 on 3,6,9 or 12 boxes and help feed people in need...

Duration:00:31:40

Episode 17: Don't Hang on to the Guilt

4/11/2019
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So many times we hold on to the guilt and "shame" of being a working mom because we can feel comfort in having those feelings, as if it proves we love our children. It is so unnecessary and unhealthy! Today I talk about the reasons to shed the guilt and stop wearing it as a badge to prove you love your children regardless of the reasons you are a working mom. I also discuss options for staying at home while earning income if that is something you are after! Visit www.hiremymom.com they...

Duration:00:20:55

Episode16: ...Period...

4/4/2019
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Yup! That is what I am talking about ladies... my period and how it sucks. Especially sucks when you have to work with one. I couldn't remember the brand of the silicone cup but I dug through my amazon buys last year and found it! Lena Cup! Click here and it will take you to the link! God's Glory Box - Use code theworkingmom5 to save $5 or use theworkingmom10 to save $10 on 3, 6, 9, or 12 boxes! Totally worth it! Check out Sierra Metal Design's Mama Box and "Treat yo'self!" to a little...

Duration:00:23:36

Episode 15: Get Real

3/28/2019
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Be you! Don't hold back and don't care so much about what other people think about you! Life is too short to think about what others think! God's Glory Box - Use code theworkingmom5 to save $5 or use theworkingmom10 to save $10 on 3, 6, 9, or 12 boxes! Totally worth it! Check out Bracees for your ortho comfort when brackets are hurting! I'd love to hear your story and connect with you on social media! Find me: Facebook: The Working Mom Instagram: @sandyrwessel YouTube: The Working Mom...

Duration:00:20:48

Episode 14: Working Mom Shelly Young

3/21/2019
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This week on The Working Mom I interview one of my mentors Shelly Young. Shelly has adult kids now but has some wisdom to share on being a working mom. This week I also reveal my March God's Glory Box! It was pretty happy with all of the awesome items that were in! Remember check out God's Glory Box and use the code theworkingmom5 to save $5 on 1 box, or use theworkingmom10 and save $10 on 3, 6, 9, or a 12 box purchase! I'd love to hear your story and connect with you on social media!...

Duration:00:31:47

Episode 13: This is My Story

3/12/2019
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Today I share some deep, deep things about my life. I share how it felt to be unwanted, put down, abused, and unloved. I share how boundaries were not respected and ultimately why I had to end a relationship with my parents. This was a tough one but something I was really feeling prompted to put out there for the sake of others who need to set boundaries of their own and know they are not alone, and that they are really truly loved. We must know that we are worthy of love and respect...

Duration:00:43:32

Episode 12: Mentorship

3/7/2019
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This week I discuss all the exciting things I have going on and talk about the importance of mentorship. Check out God's Glory Box and at check out use the code theworkingmom5 to save $5 on 1 box, or use theworkingmom10 to save $10 when you you purchase 3,6,9, or 12 boxes! They are an awesome company supporting other faith based businesses! In addition to that for every box that is purchased 5 meals are donated to people in need!!! So excited to give you a discount on such amazing products...

Duration:00:28:50

Episode 11: Unrealistic Expectations

2/28/2019
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We all have expectations but are they real? Why do we continually set them for our kids, our spouse, our co-workers and especially ourselves? Expectations can be good for your self, but when you do not meet them, and others do not meet them how do we handle it? In this week's episode I talk about a health balance of expectation. Be sure to visit me on social media: Facebook: The Working Mom Instagram: @sandyrwessel YouTube: The Working Mom Podcast

Duration:00:28:59

Episode 10: Working Mom Bethany Goetz

2/21/2019
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This week I interview my good friend and fellow working mom, Bethany Goetz! Watch our Podcast on my new YouTube Channel: The Working Mom Podcast and while you are there be sure to subscribe and share! Bethany talks about her experience going back to work as a mom and some of the challenges, and positive experiences she and her daughter Addison have gotten from her going back into the workforce. Bethany has some great encouragement for you mom's that work, or even volunteer on a regular...

Duration:00:20:58

Episode 9: Valentine's Day Special Guest

2/13/2019
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Welcome to The Working Mom Podcast! Today's episode is full of exciting things! I have several surprises in this episode! I am now uploading my Podcast visually to YouTube! Check it out and be sure to subscribe so you can be the first to see the content: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1iQj4nwGkLeEaIEqu--xjw I also reveal I am working on getting a website that will be full of encouraging and helpful content, including a blog! So stay tuned for when that comes out! This episode is...

Duration:00:26:23

Episode 8: The Turning Point

2/7/2019
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Get ready to be fired up because I am!!! Life is full of rejection, and harsh words... but that isn't going to keep me from my dreams and goals. This episode is all about the dreams AND the journey to get them. I mention The Rise Podcast episode 82 with John Maxwell. I also mention the book I am currently reading by John Maxwell "How Successful People Grow: 15 Ways to Get Ahead" so worth it! And I recommend reading "Girl, Wash Your Face" by Rachel Hollis. It is time we move past...

Duration:00:21:19

Episode 7: Time Management

1/17/2019
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I want to help you with your stress level! Time management is extremely helpful in creating less stress and more productivity! Organization is key to time management! I give you several tips on how I organize my life in order to create better use of my time and keep my day as productive as possible. If you don't already know what an Instapot is check out this post by Kelli Foster to see if it can help you meal prep! How the Instant Pot Changed My Meal Prep Routine For my office stacking...

Duration:00:22:55

Episode 6: The Power of The Tongue

1/10/2019
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I had some revelation this week! Make sure to crack open that Bible and read James, especially Jame 3 and 4. It was such an eye opener to me about the power my tongue has! I also reference the Netflix series "Tidying up with Marie Kondo" so check that out if you want a game changer when it comes to your clothes and how to fold them. Seriously guys, GAME. CHANGER.

Duration:00:21:43

Episode 5: Endings and Beginnings

1/3/2019
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Today's episode is all about reflecting on 2018 and pushing on to 2019 by being intentional about the goals you have. I mention 10 goals I have for myself and making a plan to achieve these goals. I mention a few books today Living Well Spending Less which I have read and recommend, and a book I plan on reading to help me obtain my Decluttering goal, Cozy Minimalist Home. Come say hi on social media and make sure to use #theworkingmompodcast to tell me your goals for 2019! Facebook: The...

Duration:00:24:04

Episode 4: Christmas

12/20/2018
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As we approach Christmas we have so many opportunities to step away from work and focus on the reason for the season and our families. In this episode I talk about Christmas traditions, activities, bonding, and sharing the reason for the season with our children, and maintaining a kid centered focus this time of year. Check out and like my Facebook page: The Working Mom And follow me on Instagram: @sandyrwessel

Duration:00:21:35

Episode 3: Marriage

12/13/2018
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Working can take a lot out of a mom! You can forget that you were once an attentive wife with all those children running around after work! In this Episode I talk about how important it is to date your spouse and give you some ideas for how to set up a date night and what to do on date night. https://www.instagram.com/sandyrwessel/

Duration:00:22:13

Episode 2: Worry

12/6/2018
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In today's episode I talk about all the worries surrounding being a working mom, and share some of the struggles I have with worry.

Duration:00:22:13

Episode 1: Guilt

11/30/2018
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Today we discuss the guilt we can have as a working mom and ways to overcome it. Know you are not alone! I discuss the challenges of what being a working mom means, the good and the bad feels about leaving your children. I speak a bit about my personal life and what I have done in certain situations to make sure I am a mom first, employee second.

Duration:00:21:09