The phrase, maternal wall, is commonly used to describe the career-related obstacles women face during and after pregnancy. From outright gender discrimination to societal pressure and subtle stereotyping…see if you recognize or can relate to any of these: In the workplace, a woman with children is held to a higher standard than a woman without […]
My first memory of Dominick was watching him play Little League…he was 10 and I fell in love with him there. I never realized how scary baseball must be…that dual dynamic of both team and individual performance in one sport. I think I held my breath every time he went up to bat, but the […]
My top priority was not to get pregnant…it was to be healthy myself. I felt strongly against any chemical orchestrating or manipulation of my body for pregnancy. Literally, “Mommy first”!
Shift happens, but it is our ability to shift that breeds empowerment.