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Yes, I’m that kind of woman

My jaw dropped to the floor. I was explaining to the scouts leader that my son couldn’t make to the excursion because I was travelling for work and she hit me with “it’s ok, you are one of those women.” I couldn’t find words to express my surprise but it didn’t matter anyway because whatever I say in these situations – I never win. 440 more words

No Guilt

Working mothers have a lot of guilt. Even before becoming pregnant, women worry about the perception of them in the workplace as women of a certain age – … 315 more words

Motherhood

Can you have it all?

Super short executive summary:

No.  You cannot.  Deal with it.

For the rest of us:

If you who need the definition clearly spelled out a la Bill Clinton in the hot seat Merriam-Webster defines “all” as “the whole, entire, total amount, quantity, or extent of.”  I was listening to a podcast the other day about the myth of having it all.   605 more words

The Good Life

Clash of the Pods

My husband are two peas in a pod–most days. Believe me, this is not your, “my husband is perfect and I have a perfect life story.” We are not close to perfect.   586 more words

Can Women Really Have "It All"?

You know what I mean.  The career, and the spouse, and a baby (or 2 or 3…) I feel like my generation of women really suffered from wanting to have a career and working our tails off to get it then feeling backed into a corner of either not having found the right spouse or having found one but feeling the need to maybe sacrifice the career if we wanted kids, or not being able to have kids.  635 more words

Having It All

In one of my classes we recently discussed if women can truly “have it all”. The focus being on women since men’s ability to attain what they desire is rarely questioned.  416 more words

I Am LaMonique.

I did something today, and I couldn’t wait to tell you about it.

I know it’s been a long time since I’ve posted, and for that I apologize. 660 more words

Sweet Talk (Editorial/Opinion)