Family First

How to Be a Woman When You’ve Been Raised to Be the Man

Some time ago, a friend of mine told me about a woman she knows who was dating a ...

Feminists Want to Save Men and Boys From Themselves

This article was originally published at the Washington Examiner. A new book, For the Love of Men: A New ...

How to Be Nice to Your Husband

Did you know that just being nice to your husband can save your marriage? It's true. And yet the ...

The Elusive American Husband

This article was originally published at Washington Examiner. Millions of single women in America today cannot for the ...

Why Full-Time Breadwinning Makes Most Married Mothers Miserable

If I had a dime for every breadwinning wife and mother I've heard from who's angry and resentful ...

Mother Absence Is Just As Significant as Father Absence

This article was originally published at the Washington Examiner.  Last week I was inundated with emails from people ...

Guns Are Just a Symptom of the Underlying Problem

This article was originally published at the Washington Examiner. First, to be clear: this is not an argument ...

Are You Harboring Negative Scripts about Love?

The basics of love are honestly so simple. Unfortunately, the main reason modern women struggle in their relationships ...

3 Things My Husband and I Do That Keep Our Marriage on Track

Those of you who follow my work know that I rarely, if ever, write about my own marriage ...

Women Have a Roughly 15-Year Window to Figure the Family Thing Out

This article was originally published at the Washington Examiner. Kudos to Dr. Gillian Lockwood, medical director at the ...

Coming July 13!
The Suzanne Venker Show

So, BIG news. And I'm so excited to finally be able to share it. As of July 13, ...

The Real Reason Working Moms Are Stressed Out and Sleep-Deprived

This article was originally published at the Washington Examiner. According to a new report from the Bureau of Labor ...

It’s the Collapse of the Family That Results in Father-Absent Homes

This article was originally published at the Washington Examiner. With Father's Day upon us, the time has come ...

This Is How Women Who Win at Work-Life Balance Do It

This article was originally published at the Washington Examiner. In my last post, I responded to the research ...

The Real Reason Most ‘Breadwinner Moms’ Aren’t Happy

This article was originally published at the Washington Examiner. In 2013, the media praised the Pew finding that ...

We have greatly underestimated feminism’s harmful influence

This article was published at the Washington Examiner. When it comes to the problems millennials face, we're just ...

If Your Career Is Your Life, You May Want to Rethink Your Life

In her 2000 book Ten Things I Wished I'd Known—Before I Went Out into the Real World, Maria ...

What if you don’t find yourself unTIL you get married?

For years now it has been the norm for Western women to view their twenties as that coveted ...

Lean Out, Ladies

Last week, after an especially long day and an "epic" tantrum from her 3-year-old, Sarah Buckley Friedberg, a ...

Yes, Gender Equality = Family Breakdown

This article was originally published at Washington Examiner.  A new finding at Pew Research Center claims that gender equality—worldwide, ...
Women Marrying Down

4 Ways to Divorce Proof Your Marriage, Part 3 of 3

The following post is the third in a series of posts on modern American dating and young people’s ...

How to Say ‘No’ to a Woman

I recently began a new series I'm doing called 'Ask Suzanne,' where I take questions and post them on ...

Are Your Sons and Daughters Relationship Material? Part 2 of 3

The following post is the second in a series of posts on modern American dating and young people’s ...

The Happiest Marriages Are Those That Are More Traditional in Nature

A similar version of this article was originally published at the Washington Examiner. If you're in a traditional(ish) ...