A newsletter about the forces that shape family life in America and challenging the status quo of motherhood. Written by Katherine Goldstein.
More counterprogramming to your August Instagram feed.
A counterpoint to all of those Instagram-perfect trip photos you are seeing right now.
Let’s have at it: What is your biggest pain point in making your relationship more equal?
“When men outearn women, they use that income as an excuse to do less at home. And when women outearn men, they just outsource work to other people and the men don't actually step up.”
What does it look like to make all of the paid and unpaid labor we do more visible, by visibly NOT doing it in advance?
Members of this group had many types of upbringings. What are the experiences that you had growing up that seem wild by today’s standards?
Why do experts so rarely consider the happiness of parents when issuing edicts on the "best" ways to raise children?
If you want a safe space to tell your story, rage, vent, share your loneliness, and fears, we are here for it. I can't assure you things will be OK. But I can assure you that you aren't alone.
Here's a clear-eyed, actionable blueprint on living, resisting and helping in Post-Roe America.