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Mothers and Work

Bosoms and Big Brass Ones

Patricia McGuire | Posted 07.28.2013 | DC
Patricia McGuire

It takes some big brass ones to dismiss more than half the world's population as being irrational, hormonally-driven basket cases incapable of serious work. It's even more ironic to make that claim while speaking at UVA, home of two of the most famous fearless female gladiators in all of higher education.

Why Go Back to Work After the Baby

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 07.11.2013 | Parents
Dr. Peggy Drexler

So much of the advice geared towards women who choose to go back to work, focuses on how they can learn to accept the sacrifices that go along with working while raising children. I'd argue that in many cases, going back to work is not a sacrifice at all but the best decision a woman can make not only for herself, but also for her family.

Lisa Belkin

Paulette Light Is A Working Mom Statistic, And So Are You | Lisa Belkin | Posted 04.23.2013 | Parents

Paulette Light is a statistic. As she wrote on the website of The Atlantic, she is learning that the rich and varied details of her life -- a BA from...

Ricki Lake And The Birthing Biz

Heather Cabot | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Heather Cabot