Jessica Grose Jessica Grose

Jessica Grose is a frequent Slate contributor and the author of the novel Sad Desk Salad. Follow her on Twitter.

DoubleX Gabfest
April 4 2013 11:22 AMDoubleX Gabfest: The Manteresting EditionSlate's DoubleX Gabfest on Buzz Bissinger, cooking memoirs, and Pinterest for dudes.
The XX Factor
March 28 2013 12:28 PMIt's OK to Feed Your Four-Month-Old Solid Food
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March 19 2013 10:39 AMWachenheim Suicide Lays Bare the Anxieties of New Motherhood
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March 13 2013 2:40 PMHow Do You Do It, Sheryl Sandberg? Be Specific!
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March 5 2013 12:07 PMThe Case for Having Kids in Your 20s
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Feb. 22 2013 1:17 PMSheryl Sandberg's "Lean In" Circles Completely Miss the Point on Workplace Maternity
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Feb. 18 2013 1:45 PM30-Something Parents Are Moving to the Suburbs and the New York Times Is On It
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Feb. 11 2013 2:49 PM"Breast Is Best"—Unless You Have to Work
Doublex
Jan. 10 2013 3:09 PMHow To Fix Maternity LeaveTwelve weeks off right after the baby is born is not the only way, America!
Doublex
Nov. 27 2012 10:15 AMMomTVNickelodeon tries to nab the edgy mommy demo—my future people!—with NickMom. Umm.
DoubleX Gabfest
Oct. 18 2012 8:15 AMDoubleX Gabfest: The Binders Full of Women EditionListen to Slate’s show about the second presidential debate, Gawker’s outing of notorious Reddit user Violentacrez, and the dangers of playground monkey bars.
DoubleX Gabfest
Oct. 4 2012 2:26 PMDoubleX Gabfest: The Muumuu EditionListen to Slate’s show about Marissa Mayer’s short maternity leave, how to talk to your kids about porn, and Jessica Grose’s new novel, Sad Desk Salad.
DoubleX Gabfest
Aug. 9 2012 7:16 AM DoubleX Gabfest: The Circumspect Circumference EditionListen to Slate’s show about prenatal depression, hot Olympic bodies, and cosmetic surgery for teenage girls.
Doublex
Aug. 6 2012 4:00 AMNot Just the Pregnancy BluesWhy isn’t anyone talking about prenatal depression?
Culture Gabfest
April 4 2012 10:53 AMThe Culture Gabfest, “Diving Into the Wreck” EditionListen to Slate's show about the works of Adrienne Rich, killer grizzly bears, and the mysterious disappearance of the neurotic.
The XX Factor
April 1 2013 10:39 AMWhy the Child-Free Should Quit Criticizing Parents
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March 26 2013 9:30 AMCan't We Think of A Better Term Than “Stay-at-Home Moms?”
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March 18 2013 12:03 PMFeminist Housewives Are Not Taking Over the Country
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March 8 2013 11:24 AMEven the White House Isn't Covered by Breast-Feeding Protection Laws
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March 1 2013 3:57 PMBring Back Cocktail Hour for Working Parents
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Feb. 20 2013 9:00 AMThese Women Collect and Care for Baby Dolls. It's Not as Weird as I First Thought.
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Feb. 13 2013 3:08 PMMore Women Are Taking Their Husbands' Last Names. I (Sort of) Did Too.
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Feb. 4 2013 3:50 PMThe Latest Installment of Women Being Horrible to Other Women
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Nov. 30 2012 11:13 AMMarissa Mayer Says Her Baby is "Easy." Cue the Internet Rage.
Family
Nov. 19 2012 3:45 AMBaby Blue StreakCan I stop swearing before my daughter is born?
Doublex
Oct. 5 2012 12:28 PMI Wrote a Chick-Lit NovelAnd I’m proud of it.
Doublex
Aug. 16 2012 10:46 AMNot Just the Pregnancy BluesSlate readers weigh in on their prenatal depression and the poor care they received.
Doublex
Aug. 7 2012 8:00 AMNot Just the Pregnancy BluesWhen should a pregnant woman take antidepressants?
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July 17 2012 2:22 PMWhat Does Marissa Mayer's Pregnancy Mean for Other Pregnant Women?
Departures
April 2 2012 9:04 AMA History of Grizzly Bears in Yellowstone

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