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Working Women

6 Signs A Prospective Employer Is Unfairly Judging You For Being A Working Mom

6 Signs A Prospective Employer Is Unfairly Judging You For Being A Working Mom

By Jennifer Jordan for Fairygodboss Is your commitment to work being unfairly judged simply because you are a mom? A recent survey by Aeroflow Breastpumps shows that as many as […]

Lifestyle

The #NoFilter Pregnancy Experiences We Wish More People Talked About

The #NoFilter Pregnancy Experiences We Wish More People Talked About

People tell you a lot when you’re pregnant, and judging by all the glossy Instgram and social media posts, you’d think pregnancy is a breeze. But these images don’t always […]

Celebrities

10 Times Academy Award Winner Reese Witherspoon Nailed The Working Mom Experience

10 Times Academy Award Winner Reese Witherspoon Nailed The Working Mom Experience

By Taylor Tobin for Fairygodboss When it comes to celebrity moms, it’s hard to find a more accomplished example than Oscar-winning actress/producer/designer/author/lifestyle guru Reese Witherspoon. The star of “Big Little […]

Family Life

This Blogger Proved C-Sections Are NOT The “Easy Way Out”, With 1 Viral Photo

This Blogger Proved C-Sections Are NOT The “Easy Way Out”, With 1 Viral Photo

By Kayla Heisler for Fairygodboss Is there a wrong or right way to bring another life into the world? People somehow still seem to think so. Women who give birth to their […]

Family Life

Motherhood Is Getting More Expensive — And It’s Hurting These Women The Most

Motherhood Is Getting More Expensive — And It’s Hurting These Women The Most

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss Motherhood isn’t cheap. It’s no surprise that raising children costs a pretty penny, but college-educated women, in particular, underestimate the demands of parenthood and the […]

Family Life

Public Breastfeeding Is Now ‘Protected’ In All 50 States, But The Internet Is Skeptical

Public Breastfeeding Is Now ‘Protected’ In All 50 States, But The Internet Is Skeptical

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss Though legislation may not stop critics from shaming nursing mothers, women can finally legally breastfeed in public in all 50 states. For years, both Utah […]

Celebrities

Why Beyonce’s Confession About Her C-Section Is So Important, Summarized in 1 Tweet

Why Beyonce’s Confession About Her C-Section Is So Important, Summarized in 1 Tweet

By Una Dabiero for Fairygodboss In September’s issue of Vogue, Beyonce opened up about a shocking secret: Last year, she had an emergency c-section that almost killed her. “I was […]

Family Life

These Childless Women Are Happy — So Why Won’t Anyone Believe Them?

These Childless Women Are Happy — So Why Won’t Anyone Believe Them?

By Kayal Heisler for Fairygodboss When Red Sky PR CEO Jessica Flynn told a leader at her workplace she had some exciting news to share, their interaction didn’t go as […]

Family Life

World’s First Team Of Pregnant Superheroes Celebrating Motherhood This Mother’s Day

World’s First Team Of Pregnant Superheroes Celebrating Motherhood This Mother’s Day

As we gear up for another annual Mother’s Day here in the United States, we wanted to do something a little than talk about the typical gifts we give to […]

Interviews

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, […]

Interviews

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 […]

Contributors

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 […]