stay at home mom

It’s normal to get a little sick of each other once in a while — and that’s OK.

10 Things I’ve Learned From Being A Sudden Stay-At-Home Mom

When I found myself suddenly not working 50 hours a week, I had no idea what to do with myself. But as my family eased into this new normal and found Read...
Katherine Hedland Hansen    |   03.4.16   |   SHARE
Families
Pretty much nobody wants to be called a housewife. Pretty much everyone agrees that it’s degrading to spend your time doing housework. Housework is the ultimate invisible labor.

I’m Not A Stay-At-Home-Mom, I’m A Queer Housewife, Thanks

One of the most insidious things that patriarchy does is the complete and utter devaluation of anything that is considered “women’s work.” Not only Read...
David Minerva Clover    |   02.23.16   |   SHARE
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Success is what you want it to be. End of story.

What Is Success? Why I Choose Relationships Over My Career

What is success? How do I define it now, and is it constitutive of or separate from happiness? Read...
Lara N. Dotson-Renta, PhD    |   08.26.15   |   SHARE
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How I Learned To Stop With The Mom-Talk And Get The Real Me Back

I never wanted to become someone who could only ever talk about her kids. But then, that's exactly what I became. Read...
Ashley Trexler    |   03.23.15   |   SHARE
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Dear Media: A Millionaire Dad Staying Home With The Kids Is Not Newsworthy 

As a stay-at-home mom, I've made plenty of sacrifices. Where are my accolades? Read...
Joni Edelman    |   09.26.14   |   SHARE