Ever wonder what anyone else -- or everyone else -- was doing on a particular day and at a particular time? Joni B. Cole did, and her curiosity led her to create the "This Day in the Life" book series. Cole asked participants to keep "day diaries" chronicling a single day in their hectic lives. Her most recent book -- Water Cooler Diaries: Women across America Share Their Day at Work (Da Capo Lifelong Books, 2008) -- is the third in the series, and focuses on women in their workplaces.
We sat down for an interview (at our respective computers, of course!) for Work It, Mom!, where she shared tips on dealing with her own work-life juggle (for her, it involves figuring out "what do I love to do, what's going to bring in enough money, and what I need to say no to -- there's only so many hours in the day.") Read the rest at Work It, Mom!