Mama Needs Another Break!

It’s that time of year again: blog hiatus time! I took a two month break from posting on the blog and social media last year and I’ve decided it will be a yearly tradition to clear my mind and refresh my love for this blog.

Not Your Mother’s Mother’s Day Broadway Musical Playlist, by Becky Potter

If you want songs about motherly love, musical songs about motherhood, show tunes sung by moms, to mom, about moms, by children, to children, about children…we got you covered!

Setting Boundaries as Artists and New Parents by Alexandra Devin, LCAT, RDT

I want to indulge my artist self, and yet my child’s needs and my own guilt keep me in a tug of war. I serve others in my work and I serve my child outside of that.  I often find myself wondering, where is there time for me?

How My Directing Degree Helped Me as a Work-at-Home Parent, by Cindy Marie Jenkins

I really had to channel my inner director standing in a rehearsal room with a plan, only to be met with obstacles from an actor or wrangling through a completely new perspective on the scene we hadn’t considered before.

How to Support Your Non-Working Actor Friends

We need help. Who? Me. Us. Your non-working actor friends. Specifically, your non-working parent-actor friends.

My name is Yvonne de Salle. I used to sing onstage - now I sing at home!

I offer a support space for actors to navigate those feelings of guilt, confusion and uncertainty as they transition into parenthood. I am here to hold your hand, walk with you through your moments of guilt and frustration. I want you to know you are not alone. The term “Mommy blogger” gives me the hives. Even though this is a technically “mom blog,” it is so much more than that – it is an oasis of support for the actor who is raising a family at the expense of their career. You are not alone.

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Mama Needs Another Break!

Mama Needs Another Break!

It’s that time of year again: blog hiatus time! I took a two month break from posting on the blog and social media last year and I’ve decided it will be a yearly tradition to clear my mind and refresh my love for this blog.

What kind of support do you need?