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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

Sibling Time is THE BEST time!

October Means "Stuff" Gets Real for Working Moms!

Even Though it is Fall, You can Still Enjoy Pittsburgh Parks

Motherhood, the greatest gift

Overcoming Hardship...

One Secret to Working Mom Success: Be Flexible (A Lesson Learned From Traffic)

Back to School Season!

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Movie (#TMNTMovie)

One Key To Success At Amusement Parks, Travel With Another Family! (#LifeHack)

One Secret to Working Mom Success: Celebrating Milestones

One Secret to Working Mom Success: Invest in Things That Make You Smile

A Mental Health Break: A Perfect Moment in My Kitchen

One Secret to Working Mom Success: Create a Routine that Works