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
Back in the early 2000's there was a very popular diet book called The Skinny Bitch diet. It was a New York Times bestseller, and a secret manifesto for an extreme form of veganism. You were of course, not to know this from the cover. The word "vegan" isn't mentioned at all in the marketing. Your … Continue reading The Last Diet I Ever Went On
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
The first time I was sexually assaulted was when I was 12. A boy in one of my 7th grade classes groped my breast. I was embarrassed and scared and ashamed. I wanted to stay quiet. A girl I was friends with witnessed it. She made me tell the teacher. The boy was sent to … Continue reading Sexual Assault is #notokay
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