Posts for career

Bring Your Baby to Work

General/Column February 13, 2017

I hold these memories in trust for you. Memories you helped create, before there was film in your mental camera—before…

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The Five Stages of Grief When Your Child Calls the Babysitter Mom

General/Column October 17, 2016

Full-time work was my only option after our daughter was born. We savored ten weeks of unpaid bonding before I…

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Here

General/Column June 20, 2016

The epiphany happened in the most unlikely place. Locked in the restroom, I stared at the blue crystals of the…

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On Quitting My Job

In Mother Words Blog April 25, 2016

I’ve been out of a job since June. Well, let me clarify: I no longer have a paying job. My…

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