When was the last time you saw your friends, sans partner or kids, on a regular basis? Yeah, I can’t remember either!
I went to an all-girls junior high and high school so decoding the world and ways of boys was always mysterious, if not totally exasperating to me.
It was only five short years ago that one couldn’t look at Instagram and see anything other than filtered perfection. Motherhood was no exception to this must-look-perfect rule.
Despite being a writer, I’m oddly at a loss for words when it comes to talking about a woman’s pregnancy loss, whether it be a miscarriage or an abortion.
“Mommy Shaming” is not a new topic and while it is something we do actually talk about collectively, individually we often stew in silence when it happens to us.
What a timely piece given my upcoming event on How to Navigate Work While Parenting: The Great (Im)Balancing Act.