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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

Faith, Fitness, Family and Friends, the Secret to Coping During the Coronavirus

Feeling My Way Through Parenting A Middle Child

Wordless Wednesday Sibling love...

A Peek Into the Life of a Working Mom: The First Day of School (#backtoschool)

Reading on the Run: Articles of Interest to Working Moms

A Peek Into the Life of a Working Mom: The Difference Between Mothers and Fathers

A Peek in the Life of a Working Mom: The End of the School Year

Working Mom Tips for Surviving a Cookout with a Toddler

A Peek Into the Life of a Working Mom: Maternity Leave

Reading on the Run: Articles of Interest to Working Moms (Working Mom Guilt) (#TGIF)

Comments from a Working Mom: I am honored to be called "Mom"

A Peek Into the Life of a Working Mom: What I Want for Mother’s Day

A Peek Into the Life of a Working Mom: Funny Toddler Story

Working Mom Rants--The Death of the Supermom!

The Joy of Holidays as a Working Mom (#MLKDay)

Fundraising Opportunity: Causes4Kids (A Guest Post)

Getting to 50/50: How Working Parents Can Have It All (Book Tour)

Working Mom Tip: Smart Phone Management

A Working Mom Confession: Potty Training Can Disrupt Your Schedule

Working Mom Tip for Labor Day: Having More Sex May Increase Your Paycheck