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The invisible work (and value) of parenting

The invisible work (and value) of parenting

The Washington Post - By Lara N. Dotson-Renta

“You have a PhD, and you’re freelancing and home with the kids? That must be … nice,” said the mother of a friend of my 6-year-old daughter. The “nice” hung in the air awkwardly, familiarly. Behind the question was genuine bewilderment, curiosity, a bit of judgment, a smattering of pity. In my next …

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