Post Tagged with: "motherhood"

Filmmaker Lisa Ebersole On Egg-Freezing & Treating Your Creative Projects As A Business

Filmmaker Lisa Ebersole On Egg-Freezing & Treating Your Creative Projects As A Business

You can definitely tell when women write stories about their own lives and experiences for TV and film, because it means you see a more realistic, complex and nuanced portrayal, […]

April 10, 2018 ×
Award-Winning Series ‘Best Thing You’ll Ever Do’ Exploring Pressures Around Motherhood & Career

Award-Winning Series ‘Best Thing You’ll Ever Do’ Exploring Pressures Around Motherhood & Career

It is a line of questioning most women will experience at some point in their lives, past a *certain* age: “when are you going to have children?” And if they […]

December 7, 2017 ×
How I Defeated Imposter Syndrome To Own My Personal & Professional Success

How I Defeated Imposter Syndrome To Own My Personal & Professional Success

By Bree Stedman “Hello this is Bree….” I answer the phone through gritted teeth while giving my then 4 year old son the death stare. He’d been pushing buttons again […]

October 16, 2017 ×
Transnational Surrogacy Is A Major Feminist Issue But Not Enough People Are Talking About It

Transnational Surrogacy Is A Major Feminist Issue But Not Enough People Are Talking About It

By Nick Cesare In 1977, the first in vitro fertilization procedure (IVF) was carried out in the UK. Several decades later, the phenomenon known as medical tourism began to take […]

May 22, 2017 ×
Pop Queen Sophie Ellis-Bextor Says Being A Working Mom Is Important To Her ‘Familia’

Pop Queen Sophie Ellis-Bextor Says Being A Working Mom Is Important To Her ‘Familia’

You know her as the voice in the popular dance hits ‘Murder on the Dancefloor’, and ‘Groovejet’, but there is so much more to Brit-pop star Sophie Ellis-Bextor than just […]

October 13, 2016 ×
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie On Hillary Clinton, Refugees, Motherhood & Feminism

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie On Hillary Clinton, Refugees, Motherhood & Feminism

She is well-known as the woman who inspired Beyonce’s feminism (and who also appeared on her 2013 track ***Flawless, as well as the Nigerian author whose book ‘We Should All […]

September 5, 2016 ×
Jennifer Aniston Is Fed Up With Media Scrutiny Of Her Ovaries…And Frankly So Are We!

Jennifer Aniston Is Fed Up With Media Scrutiny Of Her Ovaries…And Frankly So Are We!

How many times have you walked down the grocery store aisle and looked at the array of tabloid magazines, musing at which celebrity is reported to be “pregnant!” on any […]

August 8, 2016 ×
Infertility Made Me Realize I Am Worth More Than Just The Ability To Reproduce

Infertility Made Me Realize I Am Worth More Than Just The Ability To Reproduce

By Annabelle Ramos I love my mother. She’s done an amazing job raising me and my siblings. She is one of the many mothers I know who has worked hard, […]

August 1, 2016 ×
“I Am A ______ And A Feminist” The Damaging Ways Society Likes To Fill That Blank Space

“I Am A ______ And A Feminist” The Damaging Ways Society Likes To Fill That Blank Space

By Chelsy Ranard “I’ve never felt like this, nor did I ever feel like I’d want this – so even wrestling with the idea of staying home has felt like […]

March 29, 2016 ×
The ‘4th Trimester Bodies Project’ Celebrates Motherhood Sans Censorship & Shaming

The ‘4th Trimester Bodies Project’ Celebrates Motherhood Sans Censorship & Shaming

As women, we’re all familiar with the ugly phenomenon of body shaming. But we gotta say, for all the grief and pressure put on women and girls from a young […]

September 28, 2015 ×
Midwives Vs Doctors – ‘The Mama Sherpas’ Docu Puts This Debate To Rest Once & For All

Midwives Vs Doctors – ‘The Mama Sherpas’ Docu Puts This Debate To Rest Once & For All

Being a mother is a tough, yet rewarding job. The tough decisions in motherhood begin long before the moment of birth arrives. Mothers are faced with decisions about maternal care […]

July 21, 2015 ×
Jennifer Aniston Says Not Having Kids Doesn’t Mean You’ve Failed As A Woman

Jennifer Aniston Says Not Having Kids Doesn’t Mean You’ve Failed As A Woman

Feminism these days has become such a complicated and misunderstood word, thanks in large part to a handful of key celebrities who A) say they don’t identify as a feminist […]

December 19, 2014 ×