If you want the best version of employees, then it’s time to walk the walk, not just talk the talk. Have a workplace culture that encourages both parents to provide care. Moms in the office already had it tough- 82% of working moms cite barriers keeping them from leadership roles. 78% say they have to prove themselves more in the workplace. 42% of women worry motherhood will … [Read more...] about Employers: We’re Not Asking Anymore. We Demand You Support Us.
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As protests continue around the world following the death of George Floyd, I knew I wanted to do more than just share images on social media, but I struggled to find my place and voice in the movement. As a strong black activist and mom, I felt heavy, again. My community was hurting from the loss of another black king. Unfortunately, racial injustice and police brutality of … [Read more...] about How Moms Can Support The Protests From Home
This post is sponsored by Nature’s Way® Joint Movement Glucosamine®. ModernMom has been compensated for this post, but all opinions are my own. I remember in my early twenties I would walk to work, workout at lunch and then dance the night away. I’d sleep for 6 hours and start all over. My body was never worse for the wear. Now a few (eh hem) years and two kids later, my … [Read more...] about Two Small Changes That Will Help Support Your Active Lifestyle
Are you wearing a bra? Guess what - it probably doesn't fit! For years, industry experts have claimed that somewhere around 85% of women are either not getting enough support from their undergarments as a result of wearing bras several sizes to big or hurting their breasts by smushing them into containers that are too small. Although we weren't able to find any hard … [Read more...] about The ABC’s of Bras: How to Choose the Right Support
Many dads to-be often end up feeling a bit left out of the sharing the spotlight with their significant other once the pregnancy has been announced. They may also begin experiencing worry and stress about their new role and its accompanying responsibility. Mixed feelings of this sort (e.g. excitement, worry, uncertainty) can leave even the most competent man feeling confused … [Read more...] about Dad’s Corner: How to Be Supportive During Pregnancy