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Advice to Employers: Please Create Policies Assuming All Worker Are Single

Me and my daughter Motherhood is harder than it needs to be. This is partially because of the inexcusable work/life policies in the U.S., but also because of our own outsized expectations. We are living in an age when the ideal mom is a mash-up between the helicopter mom, the corporate exec, and the earth mama — and there's just not enough high-efficiency, low-emissions biofuel to go around.  –Elissa Strauss,  Why I don't want 'mom friends' We just celebrated "Mother's Day" and honored mothers and other women who help make the world and our families a better place. Every year at this time, I think about what mothers really need to be successful and independent. I say, "independent" because developing policies and legislation that are premised on the notion that all working moms have supportive families and/or spouses is not in the best interest of working moms. Instead, Corporate America and Congress should develop policies and legislation that p

Wednesday Words of Wisdom: Have a Happy Halloween! (and Get Free Halloween Photos From Shutterfly

Guide for Parents if Hurricane Sandy Ruins Halloween...

Mommy Mondays: Hurricane Sandy Drives a Mama to Drink!

Friday Tip: Discount Holiday Photo Session

READING ON THE RUN: Articles of Interest to Moms and Working Women

Giveaway:National Aviary “Owl-o-Ween”

Mommy Mondays: Preparing for Halloween

A Peek into the Life of a Mommy Blogger: My article in the Post-Gazette

Friday Tip: Win Tickets to see the Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus!!!

Wednesday Words of Wisdom: Keep Standing!

Mommy Mondays: Celebrating "Spa Week"

Mommy Mondays: The benefit of good cosmetics

Friday Tip: Another Chance to Obtain a Free Subscription to Working Mother's Magazine

Friday Tip: Save on a trip to the country!

Wednesday Words of Wisdom: Networking is the Key to Success

Mommy Mondays: Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Safe Food

A Gift for Blog Readers From 2 Sisters Cosmetics

A Peek Into A Mommy Blogger's World: Saturday

Good Products for Baby's Skin: Johnson & Johnson Never Goes Out of Style

Friday Tip: Stay Tuned for Product Reviews

Jumpstart's Read for the Record® - October 4, 2012

Birthdays are special

Reading on the Run: A Resource for Busy Women!

Mommy Mondays: The Business and Fun of Blogging