Author: Michelle


“I was brought up to believe I could do anything I wanted professionally and, of course, be a mother at the same time.  But I’m finding out that it’s complicated.  It requires a lot of thought and planning and I haven’t figured it out yet.” Maggie Gyllenhaal

New Study: Less depression for working moms who expect that they ‘can’t do it all’

Contact: Daniel Fowler 202-527-7885 American Sociological Association LAS VEGAS — Working moms have lower rates of depression than their stay-at-home counterparts, but buying into the supermom myth could put working mothers at greater risk for depression, suggests new research to be presented at the 106th Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association. The study

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Oh the Irony…

I scheduled my blog post that went live earlier today (about not feeling guilty being a working-mom) to automatically post about a week ago. Then, this morning, I felt badly dropping my little girl off at daycare. It was a combination of factors I think. Since we started her in daycare 5 weeks ago I’ve been

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Let’s Be Real: I LOVE Being a Working Mom

Here’s an interesting post I wrote for —————————————————————————————————- Taking care of my new baby girl Lillian for 10 weeks was a great experience, but it only reinforced my desire to go back to my career. I missed adult interaction and using my skills and talents. While I love my daughter more than anything in

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