This post is vaguely in response to the kid who fell into the gorilla enclosure at the Cincinnati zoo. Let’s just get that out of the way. And while we’re at it, let me be clear: I am not a gorilla expert. I’m not a parenting expert. I’m not perfect. My kids aren’t perfect. I know we all make mistakes. … More LET’S TRY…PARENTING!
Genderbending characters to add a new dynamic is becoming increasingly popular. But just because we CAN doesn’t necessarily mean we should. … More WHERE ARE ALL THE BUFFYS?
Alright, fellow Democrats. I’m gonna level with you, and I should have done this a while ago. I don’t care which Democratic candidate you support right now. I DO care that we are creating a culture of divisiveness in our own party and sabotaging our success before the primaries are even over. How, you ask? By tearing down the other candidate. … More DEAR DEMOCRATS: WE NEED TO STICK TOGETHER
REGARDING COMPASSION Originally published February 28, 2016 Hey…long time no see. Honestly, I haven’t been in much of a blogging mood the past few months. Being fired from a company you considered home where you worked with people you considered family takes it out of you. I’m still really not feeling it, as rejection after … More REGARDING COMPASSION
I have had it up to HERE with self-deprecating posts from moms who feel SO GUILTY about the time they broke their facade of perfection and acted human with their kids. … More DEAR PARENTS: STOP APOLOGIZING FOR BEING IMPERFECT
In which we remember that grandparents are people, too, and might even know a few things. … More DEAR PARENTS: L2RELAX ABOUT THE GRANDPARENTS
I work to provide for you, I work to be a role model, and I work to make you proud. I am not sorry. … More TO MY CHILDREN, I’M NOT SORRY I WORK
In which I help everyone figure out who has it the hardest in the parenting game. … More PARENTAL IDENTIFIER: CORRECTLY IDENTIFY YOURSELF FOR ONLINE CONVERSATIONS
Say this with me: My child is not above the rules. … More SCHOOL DRESS CODES: FOLLOW THEM OR GET THEM CHANGED. THE END.
Quantity =/= quality, in social media or anywhere else. … More SHARE-WHORING: A CALL TO END FALSE INFLUENCE ON SOCIAL MEDIA