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Brooke Carlock Lobaugh

Brooke Carlock Lobaugh, creator of The Blended Mess, is a mom, wife, middle school ELA teacher, freelance writer, scheduler, housekeeper, laundress, over-thinker, baker, and amateur historian. The order depends on the day.
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Working Moms Are Not OKAY And Our Mental Health Is Suffering

"Before you start thinking this is a 'pity me' post, it’s not. It’s a mental health post. It’s a 'What-in-the-hell-are-we-doing-to-ourselves?' post." A personal story of how spilling morning coffee led this full-time working mama to a breakdown.