Post by Suzee Skwiot. Tonight's 16 and Pregnant double feature first brought us Courtney, a high school senior from Colorado who has faced her own fair share of drama before the show even started. First, she was born with a cleft lip and palate and has had seven reconstructive surgeries to correct it. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON - Kindergarteners from lower-income families who were babies when their mothers went to work outside the home fare as well as or even better than children who had stay-at-home moms, according to new research published by the American Psychological Association. read more
No one does yearning and desperation like Mick Jagger. After all, he can't get no satisfaction. And neither can a stay-at-home mom who just wants naptime to happen so she can watch the next episode of Orange is the New Black for bleep's sake. Show More Summary
It’s not just moms who are staying home with the kids in greater numbers. More dads are doing it, too.
Clandestini/Getty Images Recent studies have an interesting thing to say about working moms: They're happier. As someone who was a working mom, I can understand why. When I'm working full time, my husband and I both bring in income, meaning there's less financial strain on our family. Show More Summary
“Stay-at-home mother” evokes black and white images of well-coiffed women in starched aprons. Rather than a vestige of a bygone era, stay-at-home moms are on the rise, according to the findings of a new Pew Research study. In 2012, 29% of women with children under the age of 18 stayed home, a number that has been on […]
It’s perfectly okay if you are a stay-at-home mom and find motherhood to be the most fulfilling job on earth. It’s also just as okay if you don’t. If you tried to stay at home and couldn’t handle it, or if you didn’t want to stay at home and went back to work, you are still okay. More » Sometimes, Being A Mother Is Not Enough is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
Mom’s Night Out co-director Jon Erwin has a simple message for critics who slammed his film for what the stay-at-home mom character supposedly represents. “You’re not offending me and my movie. You’re offending tens of millions of women including my wife,” Jon Erwin told Breitbart News. Show More Summary
Yes, this advice columnist is every snubbed family member’s dream come true. She tells the “perfect sister” that she’s not perfect, she’s ‘horrible’. A stay-at-home mom wrote to the “Ask Amy” advice column on May 8 seeking guidance on...Show More Summary
Stay-at-home moms and dads around the country are finding clever ways to earn money. Many of those “work from home” ads often sound too good to be true but while some of them may be scams, several parents told ABC News that they’ve found the...
My husband is technically a stay-at-home dad since we both work at home. At first, it was hard for me to shake the stay-at-home mom culture we both grew up with in Christian homes in the 80s. I always wanted to do more. More » It Is Sexist To Pity The Stay-At-Home Dad is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
Is Motherhood a Job?; Best Advice Ever; Gospel of Jesus' Wife Fake? Is Motherhood a Job?—Courtney Reissig Thought this was fascinating… and shared it with Donna, my wife (who is a stay-at-home mom). Best Piece of Advice I Ever Received—Selma Wilson Listen to Selma. Show More Summary
100 percent of moms are working moms. The number of stay-at-home moms is on the rise in 21st-century America after decades of decrease, according to a Pew Research Center report released earlier this month. Pew found 29 percent of today's mothers are stay-at-home moms, up from a record low of 23 percent in 1999. Show More Summary
“Stay-at-home mother” evokes black and white images of well-coiffed women in starched aprons. Rather than a vestige of a bygone era, stay-at-home moms are on the rise, according to the findings of a new Pew Research study. In 2012, 29% of women with children under the age of 18 stayed home, a number that has […]
The Pew Research Center released a report showing that, following a long-term decline, the number of stay-at-home moms is on the rise. Nearly 30 percent of American mothers with children under 18, Pew found, do not hold a job outside the home, up from 23 percent in 1999. Show More Summary
The media have become fond in recent years of glamorizing stay-at-home moms as elite career women who have “opted out” of the workforce so they can put family first. Finally, the Pew Research Center has provided the reality check we’ve needed.
The headlines last week were that the number of stay-at-home moms is rising. A new Pew Research Center analysis of government data finds that after decades of remaining flat, the percentage of mothers who do not have jobs have jumped up from 23% to 29%. The real story, however, is the one behind the headlines. Show More Summary
It’s refreshing when the Hollywood elite go out on a ledge and say what they really think. Kirsten Dunst told the truth about how men should start acting like men and women should start acting like women, liberals hate it! ... I could...Show More Summary
More mothers in the U.S. are staying home to raise their children than in 2000, an unexpected rise noted in a new survey from the Pew Research Center, but the increase to 29 percent, from a low of 23 percent 14 years ago, doesn't mean women are putting their outside careers on hold en masse. Show More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) — The rising cost of child care is among likely reasons for a rise in the number of women staying home full-time with their children, according to a new Pew Research Center report released Tuesday.