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Family Life

Just In Time For Mother’s Day, New Data Shows The U.S. Is One Of The Worst Places To Have A Baby

Just In Time For Mother’s Day, New Data Shows The U.S. Is One Of The Worst Places To Have A Baby

Having a baby is a life-changing commitment, and the country you have your baby in and the opportunities they provide (or lack thereof) can help or hinder your experience. That’s […]

Family Life

Do Educational Toys Assist in Brain Development? What Does Science Say?

Do Educational Toys Assist in Brain Development? What Does Science Say?

by Katie Tejada With the amount of information out there about what parents should give their children to play with, it’s hard to know what’s really necessary or useful and […]

Girl on a Mission

Meet The Woman Championing Private School Access For BIPOC Families

Meet The Woman Championing Private School Access For BIPOC Families

If you are a parent and are in the stage where you are thinking about where to send your child or children to school, the thought of affording private school […]

Interviews

Moms In Office PAC Founder Simona Grace Interviews Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand About Paid Leave In America

Moms In Office PAC Founder Simona Grace Interviews Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand About Paid Leave In America

View this post on Instagram We had a chance to speak to Senator Gillibrand about her paid family bill, The Family Act and the importance of getting more mothers elected […]

Lifestyle

Easy Moving Guide For Busy Families – Plan, Prepare, & Pack

Easy Moving Guide For Busy Families – Plan, Prepare, & Pack

There’s nothing quite like moving out of your old home and into a new one. Turning over a new leaf and beginning the next chapter of your life is quite […]

Family Life

The Mom Who Created Gender Reveal Parties Says They’ve Gone Too Far — And Twitter Agrees

The Mom Who Created Gender Reveal Parties Says They’ve Gone Too Far — And Twitter Agrees

By Una Dabiero for Fairygodboss 2019 is full of surprises. So many, in fact, it’s now a meme to consider that we all might be living in a broken timeline, […]

Family Life

28 States In The U.S. Where Childcare Costs More Than College

28 States In The U.S. Where Childcare Costs More Than College

By Kayla Heisler for Fairygodboss Though the dramatic increase of college tuition has been a hot topic over the last decade, I hate to report that parents can expect to […]

Family Life

“My First Book Of Feminism (For Boys)” Laying The Foundation For Gender Equality In Youth

“My First Book Of Feminism (For Boys)” Laying The Foundation For Gender Equality In Youth

We have clearly reached a tipping point in our culture for gender equality, as evidenced by the wave of women rising up to political leadership positions, women launching businesses, women […]

Family Life

Time For The U.S To Get On Board – How Paid Parental Leave Benefits Children Too

Time For The U.S To Get On Board – How Paid Parental Leave Benefits Children Too

By Candace Alnaji for Fairygodboss By now it is well-known that the United States lags behind the rest of the developed world in terms of paid parental leave. It’s not […]

Family Life

Microsoft Says It Will Drop Biz Partners That Don’t Offer Paid Family Leave

Microsoft Says It Will Drop Biz Partners That Don’t Offer Paid Family Leave

By Una Dabiero for Fairygodboss Some of the perks of working in big tech are the benefits they offer to attract top talent. Generous pay, generous leave, and, you guessed it, […]

Family Life

Motherhood Is Getting More Expensive — And It’s Hurting These Women The Most

Motherhood Is Getting More Expensive — And It’s Hurting These Women The Most

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss Motherhood isn’t cheap. It’s no surprise that raising children costs a pretty penny, but college-educated women, in particular, underestimate the demands of parenthood and the […]

Family Life

A Sobering Look At How America Compares To The Rest Of The World With Parental Leave & Childcare

A Sobering Look At How America Compares To The Rest Of The World With Parental Leave & Childcare

Think of the biggest upheavals that can happen to you in your life. There’s getting married, of course, or graduating from college and finding a job. Moving can cause a […]

Working Women

I’m the Breadwinner – How Do I Help My Husband Be Comfortable with That? Women Weigh In

I’m the Breadwinner – How Do I Help My Husband Be Comfortable with That? Women Weigh In

By Leah Thomas for Fairygodboss Now more than ever, women are killing it in their careers, breaking glass ceilings and rising to the top of their industries — and bringing home […]

Family Life

6 Mothers Explain How They’re Raising Feminist Sons

6 Mothers Explain How They’re Raising Feminist Sons

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss In her book, Dear Ijeawele, Or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie gives instructions for raising a feminist daughter — but seldom do we talk […]

Family Life

These Childless Women Are Happy — So Why Won’t Anyone Believe Them?

These Childless Women Are Happy — So Why Won’t Anyone Believe Them?

By Kayal Heisler for Fairygodboss When Red Sky PR CEO Jessica Flynn told a leader at her workplace she had some exciting news to share, their interaction didn’t go as […]