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From Time Confetti to Time Serenity: Overwhelmed is both a map of the stresses that have ripped our leisure to shreds and a blueprint for how to put the pieces back together. What Brigid Schulte offers us is a revelatory, at times hilarious, and at heart optimistic view of how we can begin to find time for the things that matter most and live more fulfilled lives.

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About Brigid Schulte

About Brigid Schulte

Brigid Schulte is an award-winning journalist for the Washington Post and Washington Post magazine. She was part of a team that won the Pulitzer Prize. She is also a fellow at the New America Foundation. She lives in Alexandria, Virginia with her husband and two children. She grew up in Oregon and spent summers in Wyoming, where she did not feel overwhelmed.

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Brigid's Articles

Lawmakers, civil rights leaders tell Supreme Court to support pregnant workers

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Study: Male scientists want to be involved dads, but few are

The majority of tenured full professors who have the most power to set the workplace expectation of long hours are men who have a spouse who takes primary responsibility for the home.

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More U.S. hospitals adopting ‘baby-friendly’ policies

More U.S. hospitals are adopting policies that emphasize breast-feeding and “rooming in.”

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10 things to do to be a “baby-friendly” hospital

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States move to ensure pregnant workers get fair chance to stay on job

While a federal bill languishes in Congress, a growing number of states and localities are passing legislation to accommodate pregnant women workers.

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Millennials want to be job-hopping generation. But economy won’t let them.

A sour economy is locking America’s most dynamic generation of workers into less-than-ideal jobs.

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