One of the most commonly repeated pieces of advice on parenting is "You have to pick your battles." The original quote is actually "choose your battles wisely." Oh, if only I had the wisdom to know. I think this is true of course. I try, of course. I do let things go sometimes, except I … Continue reading Love is a Battlefield
Ever since my toddler has started going to preschool three days a week, I have been amazed at the things she is learning. For sure, the things I love most, are the things she picks up from other kids. She came home the first week and suddenly knew how to roll a car across the … Continue reading Afraid of Dinosaurs
Donald Trump has brought out a side of me I haven't seen since my college days. He has made me militant af and so far there's no sign of my backing down. My level of rage has not abated. Hearing that garbage human talking about women that way on Friday was very triggering to me and … Continue reading What Happens When You Throw an Anti-Trump Rally in Mississippi
All my weight-loss secrets revealed.
A couple of nights ago our country and my toddler had a BIG NIGHT. My toddler got to stay up 2 hours past her bedtime to attend her Godmother's birthday party. She got to eat a dinner of crackers, strawberries and plain white rice (which sounds like a prison diet but I assure you, it … Continue reading Our country’s future.
A diary of feminist choices.
Wherein my daughter learns the true meaning of fall.