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Monday, March 29, 2010

Don’t tug on Super Mom’s cape

More women lose pride in their motherly duties and think less of themselves when their husbands take over the household chores, according to new research.

More women lose pride in their motherly duties and think less of themselves when their husbands take over the household chores, according to new research.

Jessica Sinn from the College of Liberal Arts brings us this report about research showing that helpful dads may hurt the self esteem of “super-moms.”

Dads are changing diapers, cooking dinner and shopping for groceries more than ever these days as more women enter the work force.

Although this may seem like a blessing for many overextended moms,
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