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Honor Mom on Sunday… and on Mother’s Monday Get Her What She Really Needs: Childcare and Workplace Improvements

The Inaugural Mother’s Monday officially kicks off May 11! Celebrated on the day after the traditional Mother’s Day, Mother’s Monday looks to redefine the relationship between motherhood and work. One of the major storylines emerging from the global pandemic is just how significant the impact has been on women, especially working moms. The group behind…

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Mom’s Guide to Online Espionage

The Wall Street Journal (which, refreshingly for a biz publication, frequently captures the wacky dynamics of modern motherhood) ran a piece last Wednesday chronicling all the ways kids try to outsmart their moms and get onto Facebook and other social media sites that parents have forbidden. I read the article in our kitchen via old-school newsprint while my three kids hovered around me immersed in our familys iPhones, iPads, and Macbooks.

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Virtual Makeovers for Women

A virtual makeover can allow you to sample a new style without leaving your desk chair. Depending upon the software you choose, you can play with makeup or a new coiffure without the attendant real-world risks. Some applications even allow you to input measurements and experiment with clothing styles. If you’re nervous about trying something new or just want to experiment and play, virtual makeovers are an enjoyable and economical way to experiment with your style.