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All I Want Is Everything

Working Mother magazine asked3,781 mothers how they wanted to run their lives and what they needed in order to do that.  I’ve looked at the results closely, and come to two main conclusions.  First, every mother will think other mothers are happier or having an easier time.  Second, they will all be wrong, for it’s the rare [...]

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Motherhood, Connecting and Speaking Up

Motherhood, Connecting and Speaking Up

As a mothers’ advocate, I get to meet seriously interesting people.  One of my favorites is Jennifer Kogan who has been counseling individuals and couples in her Washington DC psychotherapy practice for 17 years.  With two children of her own, and a current client base that’s 90% mothers, she hears more about the maternal experience [...]

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