Does Parenting Belong on Your Resume?

Does Parenting Belong on Your Resume?

Like a lot of young parents, I’m fairly immersed in online communities for parents. From my pregnancy message boards where I talk to other people expecting new babies in June, to Facebook groups for cloth diapering, attachment parenting, babywearing…I...
What Women Wear is Their Business (not yours, old man)

What Women Wear is Their Business (not yours, old man)

I’m just going to say it: I’m sick of old white guys telling women what to wear. And I’m certainly not fond of them doing it under the guise of protecting women’s rights. Forcing a woman to do anything with her own body is not protecting her rights. Just stop....
5 Feminist Anthems to Pump You Up When You’re Feeling Down

5 Feminist Anthems to Pump You Up When You’re Feeling Down

Bad days happen. There’s always something trying to bring down your mood. For me, this week, it’s a furious teething baby who is trying to learn how to walk and keeps falling on her face in the process. I love you baby but pull yourself together. Anyway....
How Becoming a Mother Helped My Career

How Becoming a Mother Helped My Career

I’ve been researching, to my dismay, the “motherhood penalty” that women experience in the workforce. I’ll spare you the nitty-gritty details because it’s super depressing (and much has been written on it), but basically, women with children are perceived as less...