In advance of Melanie Notkin's keynote speech at the first Not-Mom Summit on Friday, October 9, 2015, she was invited on the IdeaStream show on NPR, Cleveland OH to discuss Otherhood.
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I asked Melanie Notkin what she thought of Cattrall’s parenting comments. Notkin, an aunt to six nieces and nephews, is the creator of Savvy Auntie, an online community for PANKS (that’s professional ...Read More »
The large-scale derision of Cattrall’s maternal-ness also lays bare how resentful many still feel toward a 59-year-old woman who opted out of motherhood proper. Childless women are very often still cr...Read More »
But others think it’s unfair to blame Type A personality traits and career focus for one’s single status.
“Singles aren’t waiting for life to happen to them,” argues Melanie Notkin, cultural anthro...Read More »
PANKs are Professional Aunts, No Kids, and, according to the World Travel Mart Global Trends Report, this is a "key emerging demographic".
The number of PANKs in the United States alone is estimat...Read More »
"Cafés like KitTea might be planning special events for new holidays geared for the burgeoning demographic, like Aunties’ Day on July 26 that was founded by Melanie Notkin to honor and celebrate aunts...Read More »
EPISODE 200: Melanie Notkin, Author of Otherhood and The Savvy Auntie Blog
Click here to listen to the SO MONEY podcast episode #200.
In this day and age, we hear a lot about women balancing it ...Read More »
Listen to the podcast where Melanie Notkin talks about Auntie's Day, Savvy Auntie, Otherhood, and what to say when you parents are worried about your being single.
Did you know there’s a special da...Read More »
Jenny Powers, host of Broadcast: Broads Building Businesses, interviewed Melanie Notkin on the occasion of the upcoming 7th Annual Auntie's Day on Sunday, July 26, to learn more about how she started ...Read More »
Melanie believes that being childless for her was due to circumstance. She always wanted to find love, get married, and have a child with that man and yet she remained single. She is 46 and always exp...Read More »
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