Economists and courts are seeing their value, but some women still look down on homemakers.
There are some clear-cut differences.
Mine is an inspiration to me.
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I stand guilty. I stand guilty before my 18-month-old daughter. I am guilty of not giving her enough time, guilty of not playing with her, guilty of not being able to see her grow. I took a long break...
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I hope you do not think of me as that woman who can never leave her family of origin behind while she starts one of her own. I would like to think of it as our families joining, melding and expanding to make more room in our hearts and our last names. This is my dearest wish, Aunty. My other wish is to have such a warm relationship with you that calling you "mom" comes naturally and from the heart for me.
While I feel the need to break the stereotype and do my job in office well, it is blasphemous for me to skip the household chores or neglect family--or at least I feel so. While I need to be an equal to men at work, I cannot be an equal at home and sit with my feet up when I reach home tired.
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Over the years I have grown up physically as well as emotionally and mentally. I used to be this little girl whose world revolved around her dolls. What's changed is that I am not so little now, and m...
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For young hockey player Taruna Chauhan and her little baby, her mother-in-law has proven be a real support system — the kind guardian angels and knights in shining armour are made of. Four years ago,...
We can consciously try in our small way to make a positive difference in the life of any working woman/mother we know. Just acknowledge her, appreciate her, help her, listen to her, be nice to her. If you have nothing to say/do that can help, then be quiet. Don't judge her. Don't compare her. Don't make it harder for her.