Work at Home Ripley TN
Tennessee Career Center
301 Lake Dr Ste C
Tennessee Career Center at Covington
724 E. Lucky Plaza
Carmen F Pfeifer
Career Development, Childhood & Adolescence, Clinical Mental Health, Couples & Family, Depression/Grief/Chronically or Terminally Ill
National Certified Counselor
Shea Jefferson,MPS, CPRW, CEIP
8524 Old Champion Rd.
Atwork Cumberland Staffing Inc
207 Reagan St
Tennessee Career Center at Ripley
301 C Lake Drive
Brownsville Career Center
140 S. Wilson
Justin Olsen, CPRW
1111 Karma Lane
Hickman County Career Center
130 Progress Center Plaza
Electrical Workers Local No 175 Ibew
3928 Volunteer Dr
Stay at Home Dad, Online Resources for Stay at Home Dads
The SAHD (stay-at-home dad) counterpart - MAWDAHS
RebelDad makes an impassioned argument for elevating the way we describe stay at home dads who look after kids:
So yesterday I was given another reminder that one of these days I should really start a blogroll for MAWDAHs... moms who go to work and are married to stay at home dads. Asha over at ParentHacks.com flagged this post by Mom 101 about her husband. It is a wonderful denunciation of the strange and irritating trend toward referring to male caregivers by female terms ("The Mommy," "Mr. Mom," etc.)
I was asked recently what the problem with Mr. Mom is, and Mom 101 nails a good chunk of it. Here's my take on why it's a problem:
- It is unfair to women to "mom"ify the job. Calling a guy "Mr. Mom," implies mom ∗should∗ be the one behind the stroller. That ought to be pretty offensive nowadays.
- It emphasizes the novelty of at-home fatherhood . A dad at the playground shouldn't be treated with any more surprise that a female surgeon in the operating room. Why should "Hey - that kid's caretaker is a ∗man∗!" be any less offensive than "Hey - that doctor/lawyer/exec is a ∗woman∗!"?
- It glosses over the different skills that mothers and fathers bring to the table. Kyle Pruett at Yale has made a career of noting that men and women generally parent differently, and that kids are best served by both styles of play. Suggesting that a...
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