The debate about Anne-Marie Slaughter’s Atlantic cover story on women and 'having it all' – career and family – is out of touch with the modern family. As a young couple, our question is how can we have just enough? We’re attuned to core joys, not status and acquisition.
The percentage of mothers in the workforce is nearing record highs, leading to more societal acceptance and childcare options, but mothers still face a 'mommy wage gap' and other challenges.
In today's highly sexualized environment – where 5-year-olds wear padded bras – some see the toddlers-and-tiaras Disney princess craze leading to the pre-teen pursuit of "hot" looks. Do little girls become little women too soon?
The downturn is forcing the man of the house to spend more time at home, altering roles everywhere from the laundry room to the child-care center.
During tough economic times, couples find that financial problems can affect their marriage.
Commuter marriages are on the rise, due to the slow housing market.
At home, guys are tackling more and more domestic duties.