*The following is an article that I wrote in partnership with Digital Federal Credit Union, DCU*
As moms, there’s already more than enough on our plates. Whether you’re a stay at home mom, work for yourself or work for someone else, balancing it all is hard and at times, sometimes seemingly impossible. Add in trying to keep up with managing your money and your plate is overflowing with responsibilities, deadlines, bill payments and everything in between. It’s no wonder why we are overwhelmed.
Even if we have helpful partners, the overall management of the household generally speaking seems to fall on moms. The mental load that we carry is heavy. To help alleviate the feeling of overwhelm and somewhat balance the scales, here are some things we can do.