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Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Multitasking Mom's Survival Guide

101 Inspiring and Amusing Stories for Mothers Who Do It All

Laugh and learn with these 101 inspiring and amusing stories for moms who do it all! Make some “me time” to relax and read this collection of inspirational and entertaining stories— with great tips from other busy moms too.

You can’t believe how busy you are, but you know you need to carve out some time for yourself. Read how other moms like you are surviving their multitasking years. They share their best tips, plus some of their funniest disaster stories. You’ll be entertained while you pick up some great ideas for your own life. You’ll learn about:

  • Making “Me Time” – how to make sure you take care of yourself
  • Feeding the Family – not everyone is a domestic goddess!
  • Sharing Good Advice – moms pass on tips they wish they had known when they needed them!
  • Feeling Guilty – story after story about why you should NOT feel guilty
  • Learning from Our Kids – all we have to do is stop and listen
  • Laughing After the Fact – disaster stories always get better with time
  • Handling Housework Hassles – great tips and funny stories give you perspective
  • Slowing Down – don’t be such a busy mom that you don’t have time to be a mom!
  • Juggling a Career – yes, you can create balance

Photograph by Derek Smith

Jack Canfield is co-creator of the Chicken Soup for the Soul® series, which includes forty New York Times bestsellers, and coauthor of The Success Principles: How to Get from Where You Are to Where You Want to Be. He is a leader in the field of personal transformation and peak performance and is currently CEO of the Canfield Training Group and Founder and Chairman of the Board of The Foundation for Self-Esteem. An internationally renowned corporate trainer and keynote speaker, he lives in Santa Barbara, California.

 Mark Victor Hansen is a co-founder of Chicken Soup for the Soul.

Photograph by Susan Morrow