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Jean Lomas-Hamilton

Writer. Parent. Feminist. Ardent sarcasm enthusiast. www.thisslowprocess.com

Jean Lomas-Hamilton has a husband, a baby, a cat, and a lot of thoughts. You can read about them all on her blog, this slow process, which focuses on motherhood, identity, and the many thrills of life in the Canadian suburbs. You can also follow her on Twitter and Facebook.
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Stop Making Sexist Career Suggestions For My Baby

"Look at her kick those legs! She's going to be a dancer when she grows up!" It's an innocent enough comment, and I know it's mostly just a way to make conversation, but it's really starting to irk me. I think it has to do with the sexist assumptions embedded in these kinds of statements.
03/23/2016 02:46 EDT