It is Possible to Overcome Obstacles and Become Educated
Educated is the life story of Dr. Tara Westover. As a child, Tara never imagined the word “Doctor” would precede her name; her parents had instilled in her the belief that doctors were socialists. She never attended school, never saw a doctor, and didn't even have a Certificate of Birth until she wa
Don't Leave Before You Leave
One of the reasons fewer high-level positions are held by women is because many women enter their careers with the intention of either leaving them altogether or stalling them to be a mother. Being a stay-at-home mother is a valiant job and often necessary. When women leave work to care for their ch
The myth of doing it all
It’s impossible to do it all. Being a parent means making compromises elsewhere in life, and sometimes you’ll have to make compromises when it comes to parenting as well. The antiquated myth of the woman that “has it all” or “does it all” is harmful to women because it’s simply unattainable.