I'm Carole Anne Devaney. I co-host the News Hour at 6 on Global Edmonton. On camera, I have to be cool, calm and collected. Off camera, my life is anything but. There's chaos, stress and plenty of messes! This is my writing space... where I share the good, the bad and the ugly about my life as a working mom.

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Carole Anne Devaney / Business on Top, Party on the Bottom.
Baby, Work

Mommy Mocktail!

This blog post is a little different from the others on my site, but I thought it was an important one to write and share. I was approached by the Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission to write a blog post…

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Baby, Work

Goodbye, For Now…

I am sitting at my cubicle, surrounded by baby photos, frames, note pads, pens, a calendar and a jar of peanut butter. I just took this stuff out of a box 9 months ago!! Now, here I am, packing it…

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Baby, Life

About That Picture…

A few days ago, I posted this photo on social media of Emmanuelle touching my belly. I received really kind comments from close friends, family and strangers alike (thank you!!) “Such a sweet pic.” “What an incredible moment.” “Too cute.”…

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Dear Trolls,

The viewer emails I share with the public spark plenty of interesting¬†responses. 99% of them are kind, but I’ll be honest, the petty ones always evoke the most reaction! People often ask me if comments about my hair, my wardrobe¬†or…

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Oops, I Did It Again!

I have a ‘not-so-secret’ secret to share… It’s one I was finally comfortable sharing publicly on Mother’s Day. But after covering the Fort McMurray disaster all week… I felt too sad and preoccupied. The timing just didn’t feel right. I…

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Welcome To My Website!

Holy smokes! I’m doing this. I’m really doing this. The dust has settled. I’m back to work. And I’ve adjusted to a new normal; juggling a career and a family. But it’s a hard as heck. Every day brings a…

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