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the problem isn’t “mommy drinking culture”…

mommy drinking culture

People have a lot of feelings about “mommy drinking culture”, pro and con. Even I have a lot of feelings about it. Some say it needs to stop. Other’s say we don’t drink enough. (This simple Google search should demonstrate what I'm talking about.) I don’t think the problem is women drink wine, I think the problem is this pervasive image of social alcoholism and how, for some reason, drinking has become associated with every activity – hanging out at the...

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the stay-at-home-mom war rages on

stay-at-home-moms (sahm) everywhere take a lot of flak for their decision to stay at home and raise their kids. why? because internet. anyone with the ability to tap keys and form a (mildly) coherent sentence can share their opinion. the more polarizing the better. i usually don't pay much mind but a recent xojane article that went viral really irked me. a one-time sahm stated, in her unpopular opinion, that being a sahm is not a job. honestly, i was so pissed i 1)...

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