Veronika Winkels



Please quit calling the workforce gender gap the ‘motherhood penalty’
12 Oct 2017 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: gender equality, motherhood
Let mum and dad work out their own fair share of home work.


Pricing babies out of the market
6 Oct 2017 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: consumerism, cost of children, parenthood
‘If you love your baby'- the marketing pitch new parents should ignore.


Confessions of a Millennial mum with a smartphone habit
29 Sep 2017 | CONNECTING |  
tags: parenting, smartphones
What are we teaching children when they see us constantly with our phones?


Regret nothing, especially not motherhood
27 Sep 2017 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: motherhood, women
Becoming a mother means enriching your identity, not forfeiting it.


Alternative truths: a wife’s view of a gay coming out
15 Sep 2017 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: divorce, family breakdown, homosexuality
When a father of six leaves his family it is called courage. What does his abandoned spouse think?


A darker side of the womb
11 Mar 2015 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: abortions, motherhood, premature birth
A young mother reflects on preemies in one ward, abortions in the next.


Shop-window porn violates children’s rights, so let’s fight it
17 Mar 2014 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: children's rights, pornography, protest
An Australian mum sees red while stopped at a red light.


My marriage and modernity
22 Mar 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: marriage, modernity, youth
As a twenty-year old arts student with one year left of my degree, I admit it must have been natural for some people to respond to my engagement last year with less-than-enthusiastic sentiments.


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