The pandemic has turned many things upside down. If it also re-sizes our expectations of ourselves as women and mothers, it will have delivered an unexpected gift.
‘There is nothing that can derail a career faster than the responsibilities of motherhood,’ writes law career counselor Susan Smith Blakely. She’s right, but moms who downshift are prioritizing the right thing.
The longer children remain at home, the more likely working moms must quit their jobs for childcare, setting back careers and financial wellbeing for years.
‘After adjustment for demographic and socioeconomic factors, the group most likely to attend selective colleges were students in male breadwinner-female homemaker families.’
Here are three ways you can encourage learning, play, and discovery in your little ones, with minimal television and while allowing you to get your work done.
So far, approximately 26 million of the nation’s 58 million K-12 school children are affected by school closures stemming from worries over the Wuhan virus.
Liberals say they want more choices for parents, but far from expanding them, their proposals would just lock parents into dependence on one-size-fits-all government programs.
1980s Joe Biden made a strong case to see child care tax credits as a social policy that shapes society’s choices and values. He was right.
There are more ways to find fulfillment and meaning in life than through pursuit of career or income, but you wouldn’t know that from any of the answers that came from the debate stage.
While Cardi B’s grammar is far from perfect, her life experiences suggest she’s more qualified to be in Congress than Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
Midge Maisel’s brand of enlightenment clearly involves placing her own desires above the needs and wants of those she has a duty to put first.
A new study on the long-term effects of California’s Paid Family Leave Act indicates the leftist policy may be leaving mothers in a less favorable position than they were in before the policy was enacted.
The Federalist’s lady writers somehow decided that I should write an advice column. I don’t feel especially wise, but they had questions and I had opinions, so here’s the inaugural column.
While leftist women in the West push for less family structure and more centralized child support, they disrupt not only their own families but also families around the world.
Working moms get snide remarks sometimes from people who don’t know anything about all the tradeoffs and factors that went into their decisions. Can that stop?
Many moms struggle to return to work after several years spent caring for children. Is there a way companies could help them on-ramp back into paid work?
The research overwhelmingly suggests the sexes’ earnings gap is mostly not caused by sexism. It’s not an unequal pay for equal work issue, it’s largely that women do different work.
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