WHERE TO WATCH
The Fifth Trimester: Price of Motherhood and Going Back to Work
August 22, 2018
Updated 5mo ago
The "Fifth Trimester" is when the working mom is born. Lauren Brody, author of "The Fifth Trimester," explains the challenges facing new moms returning to work and why this can come at a cost.
Snap's Security Chief Fired Over Secret Relationship With Outside Consultant
Sep 11, 2017
"Solo Moms" Teaming Up
Being a single parent holds many challenges, and Marika Lindholm faced them when she found herself divorced with two young children. Through her experiences she decided to launch Empowering Solo Moms Everywhere, or ESME.com. The digital-first website creates online communities so that solo parents don't have to feel isolated.
Aug 29, 2017
The State of Parental Leave In the United States
The United States is the only developed nation without some kind of national parental leave policy. While the federal government has been slow to move on the issue, states and businesses around the country are taking the lead. Companies like Amazon offer a number of weeks of paid leave, but employees at smaller companies are often left behind. Liz Vaccariello, Editor in Chief of Parents Magazine, and Laura Vanderkam, Author of "I Know How She Does It," discuss the ins and outs of parental leave, and the way it's impacting America's businesses.
Jul 31, 2017
Meditating for Mamas
The process of trying to concieve or having a baby can be stressful. That's why Mark Krassner was surprised to find so few meditation products on the market for expecting mothers. That's how "Expectful," an app for fertility meditation, was born. How did this single guy with no kids successfully launch his app out of Beta? He explains the entire process of conception and delivery to us.