Some of the articles of interest to working mothers that we’ve seen around the web recently…
Coronavirus-Related News & Resources
- The New York Times offered five ways families can prepare as coronavirus cases surge.
- The Washington Post explained how to keep kids active during the pandemic as it gets colder.
- NPR noted that two new studies showed no consistent relationship between in-person K-12 schooling and coronavirus spread, and a third showed no elevated risk to childcare workers.
In Other News…
- Anyone watching Emily in Paris? Fashionista looked at its effect on fans’ shopping habits.
- Above the Law suggested ways to tackle mom guilt and negative thinking.
- NPR reported on a new study that found that bottle-fed infants may be consuming more than 1.5 million particles of microplastics per day (but pointed out that “parents should not be alarmed”).
- Vox’s The Goods took a deep dive into laundry — and how “despite all of technology’s best efforts, the problem still exists. There is always more laundry.”
- WOWT 6 News featured Rebecca Wright, a teenager who has become one of the first female Eagle Scouts.
- Your Laugh of the Week comes from our own Kate via Points in Case: “Socially-Conscious Activities for Gender Reveal Parties.”
Also, do be sure to check out the news update over at Corporette!
On Corporette Recently…
- The Hunt rounded up the best black knee-high boots.
- We discussed when to update your professional headshots.
- We talked about how to form a group of girlfriends as an adult.
- Auntie M recapped the second episode of the newest season of The Bachelorette.
- We took a look back at previous Corporette posts, including ways to find new beauty products and how to relax after a stressful day.
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