Season #2, Episode #48: Part B- Juggling Motherhood & Working With The Tools

The Verbally Disastrous Podcast With Leslie M. Jasper And Co-Host Melissa Polito

Feb 1 2022 • 22 mins

For this episode, Leslie discusses the era where she juggled raised her two sons, Tom and Johnny, along with her career path as a union journeywoman electrician in New York.  Leslie speaks about her biggest challenges as well as many lessons learned and developed talents she picked up as a single mother.  As a very young widow, Leslie was forced into working 120/hours a week, via multiple jobs.  This was in addition to finishing her college business degree and 5-years of electrical theory training that were a part of her apprenticeship.  This topic was suggested by a young, working professional mother.  The objective of this podcast episode is to inform as to what is involved and offer encouragement to men and women who are currently in the single parent era.  For more information and to suggest topics, head over to the website at  This is Part B of the two-part discussion and the last half of the chat.  Look for Part A, in the podcast platform of your choice, to start the discussion in case you missed it.

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