What happened at 40 for my working mom friends – the post that went viral!

People are talking a lot about the Motherhood Penalty these days. Even Ivanka. And, for good reason–it’s true. But like many big problems, there’s not a simple fix and the reasons are layered. Consider the need for paid family leave and affordable childcare, diversity in leadership   Read more


All. Of. This. Having it all kinda sucks

All. Of. This. Amy Westervelt is ballsy enough (yup, I said it)  to share her story – the dirty little secret of all working moms in America. Having it all kinda sucks. Read now and don’t stop until the last sentence. This is why I   Read more


Half Working Moms Feel Discriminated Against

Great article in The Guardian this week about new research from a 2015 survey of 2,300 working moms in the UK. The Highlights: 49% of working moms feel their employer actively discriminates against them. Nearly 2/3 of women return from maternity leave to a new   Read more