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(429) https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1147759132734369792
This week, my guest, originally from Nigeria, was a high-flying . She’s now a of two kids and…
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14 days ago by tolkien
Unbearable: The Lightness of Being an Infertile Woman
"As a woman, you spend a lot of energy trying to ignore what our culture constantly tells you: that your worth is equal to the sum of your parts and how appealing they are. Are your breasts big enough? Is your stomach flat enough, your ass bouncy enough, your hair lustrous enough where we want to see it and eradicated where we don’t? As a woman battling infertility, you’re battling the language of your body in the same way, the words are just different and the checklist is turned inside out. Is your uterine lining thick and lustrous? Are your eggs beautiful and abundant? Do your tubes look good? Can your cervix cooperate?"
mother  women  tribe  sex 
4 weeks ago by ingenu
We Are Family: Fathers' Time with Children and the Risk of Parental Relationship Dissolution | Social Forces | Oxford Academic
"... the sole correlate of parental relationship dissolution is shared time spent in family meals. This correlation holds only for shared family mealtime in which families are not simultaneously watching television. Further analysis suggests that high-quality shared family mealtimes may lower the risk of relationship dissolution..."
father  family  meal  research  childrearing  study  divorce  separation  tv  mother  children  australia 
6 weeks ago by csrollyson
The Luxury Care Centers Pampering China’s Newly Minted Moms
Although few of the practices associated with zuo yuezi are based in medical science, many of them still flourish in China today — and in increasingly commercial forms. Three decades after Huang gave birth, her daughter, Qian Lang, has just had a baby of her own. Like her mother, Qian also plans to spend a month in bed. Unlike her mother, she’ll be spending it relaxing at Mammybest, a private postnatal care center near the wealthy eastern city of Hangzhou that’s charging her 69,800 yuan ($10,100) for a four-week stay. And that’s at the cheaper end of the price list: Mammybest’s premium services can cost up to 398,000 yuan.
mother  birth  hospital  luxe  care  china  today  hangzhou 
7 weeks ago by aries1988
Great Work: KFC's KFChill – Creative Review
As January drew to a close, Mother took the campaign one step further with the launch of a gravy-scented candle.

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“Someone realised that the noise of frying chicken was pink noise … and that bit of information peaked everyone’s interest. We started thinking ‘what can we do with this?’ and we had loads of ideas around the fact that we could position the noises of preparing food against this rather ludicrous background of mindfulness, seeing that [mindfulness] is so on trend,”
brand_kfc  mother  guerillamarketing 
7 weeks ago by JohnDrake
(429) https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1134428829433286656
Her dream to help, encourage & uplift others was unusual yet touching. Being a , I was in dilemma at first,…
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7 weeks ago by tolkien

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