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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

A Movie Review: 40 Weeks (#40WeeksMovie)

A Peek Into the Life of a Working Mom: Being Interviewed for Working Motherhood

A Peek Into the Life of a Working Mom: I had the Baby!

A Peek Into the Life of a Working Mom: Moving While Pregnant is Stressful (#Stress)

Rants from a Working Mom: Ten Dumb Things People Say to Pregnant Women

A Peek Into the Life of Working Mom: Fatigue and the Working Mom

A Peek Into the Life of a Working Mom: Relief From the Winter Blues

When a Working Mom's Schedule Turns Upside Down! (#Stress)

Working Mom Tip: Get More Sleep

Would Kim Kardashian Make a Good Mommy Blogger?!

Newsflash: Powerful Women Get pregnant too!

Friday Tip: Free Health Resources for Mothers

The Secret to Happiness: Relax!

Mom Resources: What to Expect When You're Expecting Can Help You Raise Your Kid too!

Twitter Tuesday: Moms to follow!

Great Expectations...

Expecting the baby...

Never ask a woman if she's pregnant...

The Power of the Belly...

Now that I am pregnant, everyone in the world seems so skinny…