Tag: working moms

Meeting defiance at the door

For the working parent, male or female, there is always the need to come up to speed very quickly when you walk in the door. While I am at work, the boys have been disciplined, rewarded, educated and just generally experienced life while I am away. It is necessary for me to take stock as soon as I get home… Read more →

Not impressed

Stay at home dads are still enough of a minority going against the conventional role of woman as caregiver that the scaffolding is not yet in place to support them. The language of marketing campaigns, the changing tables in public restrooms and the judgmental looks of kind-hearted grandmothers all continue to paint the picture of mother as nurturing parent and… Read more →