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I wanted a place to retreat to away from my husband and adult children, so I found my own (part-time) home

I indulged in a space where I had the liberty to make myself a cup of coffee without making one for someone else first

Two decades after disappearing, her daughter suddenly showed up with a new identity

She returned with children and a new name, and she spoke fluent Spanish

‘A woman needs fries now and then’: Step inside the lives of 8 everyday women

In honor of International Women’s Day on March 8, we’re highlighting women whose triumphs, trials and insights often go unseen

This mother’s separation from — and then reunification with — her son illustrates a ‘chaotic’ U.S. border policy

Confusion and contradictions for families seeking asylum have emerged in the past year

An 85-year-old tells us what’s on her mind

We asked 4 women from different generations what they’re thinking. Here’s what they said.

How caring for my dying father helped me embrace the monotony of parenting

Suddenly, the emotional stakes of caring for my son seemed much lighter

I thought there was only one type of love. Now I know it comes in many different forms.

I thought ‘I love you’ was reserved for romantic relationships only

The people I hold dearest are my family. That doesn’t mean we’re related.

As a mom who is constantly moving, I’ve grown accustomed to building villages with people who aren’t blood relatives

Ángela Aguilar on being this year’s youngest Grammy nominee, navigating identity and her quinceañera

Her first full-length solo album is a nod to her Mexican American background