In Defense of Stay-at-Home Moms

That's it.  I've had it.  I'm coming out swinging for the so-called (and sorely misnamed) "stay-at-home" moms, of whom I am one. Every woman on this planet should stand shoulder-to-shoulder with Ann Romney for the attack on her for having never worked a day in her life.  It is an assault against all working moms and stay-at-home moms -- their lives may be very different, but they all work.      Let me say it loud and clear: I'm not altogether convinced that people are any more happy and satisfied today in their marriages and work situations than they were in the '50s.  In fact, I'd bet good money that life was a lot less stressed, hectic, and contorted than it is today, where intact families with a mother and father are fast becoming the exception, not the norm.  I daresay people were probably less depressed and more satisfied with their lives than they are in our enlightened culture, where blended families rule the day and teenagers...(Read Full Article)