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“How are you?” “Good. How are you?” I tell this lie so many times a day. Countless times a week. I’m not so good. I’m stressed. To the hil...

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How are you?

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June. The month every year when this working mother wants to cry, “You were right! I can’t have it all! I surrender!” In fact I did cry last wee...

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Parents Need To Get Organized

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As Mother’s Day approaches, I wanted to share this TED talk that writer Courtney Martin gave in 2010 about how she became a feminist. I love wha...

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Activist Moms

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We’re making the invisible tasks visible this month, in honor of Mother’s Day and all that mothers do. Today’s list comes from Angela Smith, a f...

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Angela’s Invisible Tasks

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I am lobbying Washington to ban the word mom, in all its iterations, from public spaces. And I need your help. No mom, no mommy, no mum, no mother, no...

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What If Mom Were Banned?

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Inspired by the resourceful women I met while writing Mogul, Mom & Maid, I’ve culled this list of working mom hacks – tips to help you...

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Working Mom Hacks

Weekends; when working mothers continue to work, just in a different place, on different assignments. I love the weekends. I love having breakfast wit...

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I Hope They Lose

Here’s an interesting infographic that touches on some of the issues I cover in Mogul, Mom & Maid: The Balancing Act of the Modern Woman. Are wo...

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Leaning In or Out?

I’m over at The Huffington Post today talking about a study out of the University of California, Berkeley, that  indicates women who run their...

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Why I Should Rule the World