Guess who’s been married for four years straight?
ME! That’s who. Oh and my husband Jeff.
I am celebrating by mulling over my latest obsession: maiden names.
My name is Christie O’Brien Tate. It’s the name I’ve had all my life. It will always be my name, even though I’m married with two children, and I’m the only one in my household with the last name Tate. For as long as I can remember, I planned to keep my maiden name. Long before I read the work of Betty Friedan or Catharine MacKinnon, I knew I wanted my name to stay with me.
To read the rest of this riveting post, full of insights on modern marriage and post-modern feminist trends, click here to see my sage words memorialized over at BlogHer.