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Oct. 21 2013 4:48 PMBuying Breast Milk from Strangers on the Internet Is Not a Good Idea
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Oct. 14 2013 1:14 PM“Own the Room” but Don’t “Over-Occupy the Space” and Other Maddening Advice for Women
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Oct. 7 2013 12:35 PMWhy Is It So Hard to Be an Ethical Parent?
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Oct. 1 2013 1:54 PMJews Are Leaving Faith Behind. Is That Bad for the Jews?
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Sept. 20 2013 3:04 PMNew Research Says That Keeping Separate Bank Accounts May Be Bad for Your Marriage
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Sept. 9 2013 2:41 PMAre You "Depressingly American" If You Care About Work-Life Balance?
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Aug. 29 2013 11:33 AMA New Book on Our Activities-Obsessed Parenting Culture
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Aug. 23 2013 10:40 AMMore Proof That Midwives Should Be a Viable Option for Pregnant Women
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Aug. 15 2013 2:29 PMYou Go, Naked Breastfeeding Yoga Mom!
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Aug. 6 2013 11:43 AMHow the Middle Class Gets Priced Out of Preschool
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July 18 2013 2:45 PMThere Is Not a Legislative Fix for Every Work-Life Balance Problem
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July 11 2013 2:47 PMOK, You've Just Had a Baby. You Want to Start Running Again. Here's How.
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June 27 2013 4:19 PMJane Pratt Almost Took Her 10-Year-Old Daughter to a Sex Shop
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June 21 2013 8:00 AMEverything You Thought You Knew About Age and Fertility Was Wrong—35 Is Not a Cliff
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June 10 2013 5:20 PMSevere Morning Sickness Is No Joke. Why Don’t We Know More About It?
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Oct. 17 2013 3:21 PMRich People Love Diversity, Until They Have Kids
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Oct. 9 2013 11:33 AMUh Oh. Sweden’s Not the Egalitarian Paradise of Your Work-Life Balance Dreams.  
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Oct. 3 2013 1:36 PMWhen Will Rebel Wilson Get a Show That's Not About Her Weight?
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Sept. 24 2013 12:01 PMNew York Times Fashion Writer Gets Flack for Writing About Lena Dunham's Body. Which Is Crazy.
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Sept. 19 2013 11:42 AMEileen Fisher Calls Her Leadership Style "Feminine," Passes a Gourd Around at Meetings
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Sept. 4 2013 3:26 PMThe Myth of the Trend Story Stay-at-Home Mom
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Aug. 27 2013 12:00 PMBustle May Be Clueless, But It Testifies to Feminism's Reach
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Aug. 19 2013 1:11 PMAmerica, Land of Prohibitive Child Care Costs
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Aug. 9 2013 12:14 PMWhy Is Lake Bell Dissing Women’s Voices?
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July 22 2013 11:34 AMDear Kate: What to Expect After You Get That Royal Baby Out
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July 16 2013 2:59 PMSpitzer and Weiner Lead the Polls. Would a Woman Be Able to Make a Similar Comeback?
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July 9 2013 12:27 PMEnough With the Grueling, Wrenching, “I Had an Abortion” Essays
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June 24 2013 1:52 PMExile in Guyville Is 20. You Should Listen to Liz Phair’s Other Albums.
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June 18 2013 3:26 PMSibling Fights Might Be Bad for Kids. What's a Parent to Do?
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June 6 2013 4:52 PMSurvey Says We Turn Into Our Mothers at Age 31. I'm There.

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