We’ve teamed up! Deborah Siegel (a.k.a. Mama w/ Pen and our very own Girl w/ Pen founder) and I have collaborated on an OpEd on Elisabeth Badinter’s new book, The Conflict: How Modern Motherhood Undermines the Status of Women. We agree with some of her arguments, but take issue with others. Our call? Let’s move past all the mommy wars and focus on the real needs of U.S. mothers. Read more over at CNN.com.
On a personal note, I cannot think of anything I have done this past year that has been as gratifying as working with Deborah on this piece. Two is definitely better than one!