The Shriver Report – Lauretta Zucchetti

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Lauretta Zucchetti

Lauretta Zucchetti is an author and and transformational coach who specializes in assisting women through transitions. Lauretta blogs about spirituality, marriage, motherhood, on Her work has appeared on ScaryMommy, ABOW, Retreat Place, Self Growth, Soul Friends, and Blog Her.

She is also a regular contributor to Thank the Now and Having Time.  Her essay, “The Stranded Bird of Pavia,” will be published in Literary Mama’s 2014 Mother’s Day Issue. She has also just completed Painted Red, her memoir about her harrowing childhood in Italy and her moving to America where she finds strength, success and her own internal power.

Gender Equality Is a Myth!
By Beyoncé Knowles-Carter
We need to stop buying into the myth about gender equality. It isn’t a reality yet. Today, women make up half of the U.S. workforce, but the average working woman earns only 77 percent of what the average working man makes. But unless women and men both say this is unacceptable, things will not change.  → Read More
Mothering Our Mothers
I was also unwavering in my commitment to raising my daughter under completely different circumstances than I was reared in. Then the inevitable happened. My daughter, my life, left for college.  → Read More