I read this article today, and even though I’m terrified to write this blog, I think it needs to be written. And I can only hope and pray that it doesn’t end badly for us. So here’s my “confession.” Our summer daycare option was going to cost $200 per week, and we simply cannot afford … More Bring back the village
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
In which we remember that grandparents are people, too, and might even know a few things. … More DEAR PARENTS: L2RELAX ABOUT THE GRANDPARENTS
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
This one is not going to be pretty, folks. It’s a step away from my usual liberal commie tirade and into *gasp* conservative territory. … More “R” IS FOR “RESPONSIBILITY”
Regardless of why we’re talking about whatever specific social injustice we’re talking about today – you can guaran-damn-tee someone is going to call you out for caring about THAT issue instead of THIS OTHER issue. … More CARING ABOUT [INSERT CURRENT EVENT] DOESN’T MEAN I DON’T CARE ABOUT [INSERT WORLD PROBLEM]