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She didn't stick the landing, and she won't leave the floor.

When Eat Pray Love came out, it appeared that Elizabeth Gilbert had successfully navigated her way through steps 1-8 of having it all.  But to succeed in this game of serial monogamy a woman needs to stick the landing.  281 more words

Aging Feminists

Can you really 'have it all'?

When I grow up I want to have a successful career, that is rewarding both financially and personally. I’d like to have a happy marriage, with two perfect children, and live in a large, comfortable and happy home. 405 more words

Work Life Balance

Marlo Thomas Reflects On What's Changed For Women Since "Free To Be You And Me" - And What Hasn't

“In 1972, there was no woman in the Senate. Now we have 20 women in the Senate, and all of them are married, and they all have children.” View this image ” Marlo Thomas in the Free To Be You And Me TV special Courtesy of Marlo Thomas One of my earliest memories is being probably 3 or 4

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Awesome

Part-time work in academia

Having it all can be a bit controversial. You can have it, or you can’t have it, you should have it or you shouldn’t.

I’m pretty sure I don’t want it all, but I do want a little bit of everything. 903 more words

Motherhood

Need Versus Want Versus Deserve

One of my first big steps toward recovery was making an appointment with a counselor. Initially, I tried to find somebody whose experience spoke directly to my very special and unique circumstances. 1,851 more words

Recovery

Take Good Care

I’ve been thinking a lot about taking care of others. For the past 14 months or so, my focus has been about 99% on taking care of my family. 830 more words

Beautycounter

There's No Medal At the End of Motherhood

Last night some friends and I went to see Bad Moms. After explaining to the non-Americans that yes, shit like that really does happen in American PTA meetings, we talked about the idea of women doing it all. 902 more words

From The Heart