Here's a friendly reminder. MOTHER'S DAY IS ON SUNDAY!

Okay, now that that's out of the way. Let's talk about moms in the state of Texas. Apparently we're behind in regards to working moms. Here is how the whole list of states plays out:

  1. Massachusetts
  2. Minnesota
  3. Vermont
  4. Connecticut
  5. District of Columbia
  6. New Jersey
  7. Rhode Island
  8. Maine
  9. New Hampshire
  10. Wisconsin
  11. Washington
  12. South Dakota
  13. Delaware
  14. North Dakota
  15. New York
  16. Colorado
  17. Oregon
  18. Iowa
  19. Montana
  20. Indiana
  21. Virginia
  22. Kentucky
  23. Tennessee
  24. Kansas
  25. Ohio
  26. Utah
  27. Illinois
  28. Maryland
  29. Nebraska
  30. MIssouri
  31. North Carolina
  32. Michigan
  33. Pennsylvania
  34. Hawaii
  35. California
  36. Wyoming
  37. Florida
  38. Arizona
  39. Alaska
  40. Texas
  41. Arkansas
  42. Georgia
  43. Nevada
  44. New Mexico
  45. Oklahoma
  46. Idaho
  47. West Virginia
  48. South Carolina
  49. Alabama
  50. Mississippi
  51. Louisiana

So just what causes Texas AND New Mexico to come in at the bottom of this list? Well, some of the criteria include:

  • Child care
  • Professional opportunities
  • Work-life balance

You can see all the metrics used and a more in-depth explanation by heading over to WalletHub by CLICKING HERE.