An Oregon mother of seven is being sued for defamation by her former church over critical comments she made online. Julie Anne Smith, a stay-at-home mom who home-schools her children, said church members began shunning her and her family after they left Beaverton Grace Bibl …
Chicago Sun-Times columnist Neil Steinberg's editors asked him to find and profile a busy stay-at-home mom for Mother's Day. Neil put a call out on his Facebook page for a woman with three or more small children. He heard about a woman with four children under the age of five—including one set of triplets—and set up the interview. Show More Summary
Sometimes you just can’t put a price on things — and the intangible benefits of a stay-at-home parent is certainly one of them. At least it is to me. According to the most recent US Census Bureau report, there are approximately 5.1 million...Show More Summary
A stay-at-home mom was out walking her dog recently when she stumbled upon a weird, 17-gram rock. It turned out to be 4 to 6 billion years old. And from space. And it's worth $20,000. Is El Dorado County due for another gold rush? More »
Move over MaryKay and Avon. Make room for Mia Mariu! Founder and CEO Jeannie Price heads the make up and skin products line that also allows women, including stay-at-home moms and others looking for side money, to sell the line of natural...Show More Summary
There comes a time for many stay-at-home moms when they realize that they can turn their hobby into a business. This "lifestyle business" model has been life-changing for these two self-proclaimed "Facebook Mompreneurs."
I get so tired sometimes of the stay-at-home mom versus working mom de...
Liz Meriwether The "New Girl" creator's satirical sexcapade involves flip-flopping, the missionary position (with a real missionary!) and her inability to be hired as a stay-at-home mom. read more
NPR's Mara Liasson outraged female listeners on Weekend Edition Sunday on April 15 when she said Mitt Romney's political problems aren't with "stay-at-home moms," but rather with "educated women." Seven days later, NPR admitted it scrubbed the clip and the transcript for the website. Show More Summary
Black Film brings news that will join Idris Elba and Taraji P. Henson in No Good Deed. Here’s the synopsis from Black Film: “A former D.A turned stay-at-home mom (Henson) and her two small children are terrorized and kidnapped from … Continue reading ?
Stamford, Connecticut (CNN) - Ann Romney, Monday night, defended her role as a stay-at-home mother and described herself and her presidential candidate husband as a couple in touch with women concerned about the economy. Appearing at a GOP dinner in Connecticut, Romney acknowledged the controversy stirred up weeks ago by Democratic strategist Hilary Rosen who [...]
STAMFORD, Conn. — In a rare political appearance Monday night, Ann Romney delivered a defiant defense of her years as a stay-at-home mother and described her decision to support a second White House run by her husband, Mitt Romney, the presumptive GOP nominee and former Massachusetts governor. Read full article >>
An expert helps you find your perfect online dating site - YourTango 15 top-secret celebrity weddings - The Frisky What not to say to a stay-at-home mom - Glo Instagram bans "thinspo" photos - Huffington Post A look at celebrities who have come out as... Show More Summary
The latest Mommy Wars hoopla on the presidential campaign trail centers on a Mitt Romney statement: “I want the individuals to have the dignity of work.” Romney recently defended his wife’s decision to be a stay-at-home mom and never punch a clock, but in a past …
Ann Romney, the patron saint of stay-at-home moms, got an early start to her birthday celebration this week. On Sunday night, while Mitt was sharing the secret of his success with fat cat donors, Ann was as giddy as a dog on a car roof. By...Show More Summary
The recent flap over women voters -- especially stay-at-home mothers -- has sent both Republican and Democratic pundits scrambling and with good reason: many stay-at-home moms aren't affiliated with either party and are a ripe target for swing votes, a new poll shows.
Is it too much to ask politicians and the media to respect motherhood, and refrain from fostering a false perception that stay-at-home moms and working moms are at war?
Cartegena: Any chance of Secret Service misdeeds reflecting poorly on Obama?Chris Cillizza of the Washington Post has floated the notion that this fiasco, on top of the scandalous (if so far disappointingly PG-rated) doings of GSA bureaucrats in Vegas, could be used by Republicans to impugn Obama’s “competence” as chief ... More »
Lost in the midst of the Ann Romney/Hilary Rosen "mommy war" was a simple truth: Most mothers today simply can't afford to stay home with their kids. "This is not about 'lifestyle' or 'values,'" writes EJ Dionne of the Washington Post. "This is an economic struggle" born of "decades...
Last week's heated back-and-forth between Mitt Romney's wife Ann Romney and Hilary Rosen over whether or not Ann should be the voice of "working moms" due to her stay-at-home mom past has come back to bite Mitt in the butt. In defense...Show More Summary