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Family Life

4 Things Everyone Needs To Stop Saying To Women Who Don’t Want Kids

4 Things Everyone Needs To Stop Saying To Women Who Don’t Want Kids

By Heather Taylor for Fairygodboss You’re not alone if you don’t want children. New data from the Center For Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has […]

Lifestyle

Getting To Know Your Ancestry With DNA Test Kits

Getting To Know Your Ancestry With DNA Test Kits

If you’re reading this now because you’re not sure about your ancestry or if you’ve always had a doubt about your roots, this article will not only provide a solution […]

Contributors

Author’s Compelling Memoir Shares Her Journey Finding Her Biological Family & Uncovering Hidden Secrets.

Author’s Compelling Memoir Shares Her Journey Finding Her Biological Family & Uncovering Hidden Secrets.

By Diane Dewey What do you say to a father who you’ve just met when you’re forty-seven years old? When I landed that day in March 2003 at Zurich’s International […]

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Author Tackles A Taboo Subject Heavily Stigmatized Among Women – Choosing To Be Child-Free.

Author Tackles A Taboo Subject Heavily Stigmatized Among Women – Choosing To Be Child-Free.

By Kate Kaufmann Who counts as family when you don’t have kids? The answer can be ambiguous. It’s a delicate dance sometimes, finding our family roles and places of belonging […]

Today's Wonder Women

From Gangs & Juvenile Detention, This Former Foster Youth Works To Empower At-Risk Girls For A Life Of Health & Success

From Gangs & Juvenile Detention, This Former Foster Youth Works To Empower At-Risk Girls For A Life Of Health & Success

This article is part of an exciting series we launched in 2018 called Today’s Wonder Women – designed to celebrate the inspiring, impactful, empowering and extraordinary things ordinary women are […]

Today's Wonder Women

She Endured Foster Care, Abuse & Divorce To Launch 3 Businesses Aimed At Empowering Other Women

She Endured Foster Care, Abuse & Divorce To Launch 3 Businesses Aimed At Empowering Other Women

This is the sixth article in a new series we recently launched on the site called Today’s Wonder Women – designed to celebrate the inspiring, impactful, empowering and extraordinary things […]

Family Life

More Women Are Freezing Their Eggs — But It’s Not Necessarily To Benefit Their Careers

More Women Are Freezing Their Eggs — But It’s Not Necessarily To Benefit Their Careers

By Taylor Tobin for Fairygodboss Egg freezing, a benefit that’s on the rise among competitive companies like Apple, Facebook, and Google, appeals to professional women for a variety of reasons. […]

Family Life

This Reddit Post About Why No One Believes Women Who Don’t Want Kids Went Viral

This Reddit Post About Why No One Believes Women Who Don’t Want Kids Went Viral

By Annamarie Houlis for Fairygodboss Some women are childless by circumstance, but evermore are childless by choice. And recent reports indicate that this trend shows no sign of reversing; rather the number […]

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How My Journey Through Grief, Loss & Depression Led Me To Find My True Calling In Life

How My Journey Through Grief, Loss & Depression Led Me To Find My True Calling In Life

By Ruby Mabry I am from a Caribbean background. My parents were from the beautiful island of Haiti. I am the third of four children. Two brothers and one sister. […]

Entertainment

Web Series ‘America In Transition’ Explores Community, Family & Faith For Trans People Of Color

Web Series ‘America In Transition’ Explores Community, Family & Faith For Trans People Of Color

According to data collected by the FBI, LGBT people are more likely to be targets of hate crime than any other minority group. Although we seem to have made plenty […]

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The Need For More Dialog About Barriers LGBTQ Couples Face When Trying To Conceive

The Need For More Dialog About Barriers LGBTQ Couples Face When Trying To Conceive

By Chelsy Ranard It wasn’t that long ago that same-sex marriage became federally legalized in the United States – just two years ago, gay and lesbian couples could be legally […]

Interviews

Race, Adoption, Addiction. The Three Things That Helped This Woman Find Her Identity

Race, Adoption, Addiction. The Three Things That Helped This Woman Find Her Identity

Adoption is a major life-changing issue. When you meet families in the US who have adopted children from other countries (think Angelina Jolie or Madonna) or who adopt interracially, it […]

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Does My Parents’ Divorce Make Me Damaged Goods?

Does My Parents’ Divorce Make Me Damaged Goods?

By Lauren Alicia I’m not damaged goods, even if I come from something that is broken. I’m talking about the hope that was restored after the two people that made […]

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How An Eating Disorder, A Breakup & Cancer Led Me To My Purpose

How An Eating Disorder, A Breakup & Cancer Led Me To My Purpose

By Laura Yates   If you had said to me 10 years ago, that in 2014 I would have started a business as a coach and mentor, I would have […]

Boys We Like, Family Life

The Touching Letter From A Dad To His Daughter About Beauty & Worth

The Touching Letter From A Dad To His Daughter About Beauty & Worth

Dr. Kelly Flanagan is a clinical psychologist from Illinois. He is married with three children, and at least one of them is a girl according to a blog post he […]