Election 2016 · Social Justice

Final Thoughts on the Election

Today, I was hoping to wake up and tell a girl “you could grow up to be president” without it being wishful thinking. Still, a woman with 30 years of political experience just narrowly lost presidency to (all jokes aside) an admitted racist who built his platform on advocating for rape and systematic oppression, and has no political… Continue reading Final Thoughts on the Election

parenting · Uncategorized

On Sewing a Halloween Costume

Although my mother and I disagree on a lot of things (alright, alright… everything) I feel that becoming a mom has made me appreciate her more. Especially on a night like tonight. My to-do list is pages long and never ending, but with Halloween a mere 36 hours away, the most important thing I have… Continue reading On Sewing a Halloween Costume

parenting

7 Drinks to Pair With Your Child’s Favorite TV Show

  Where I live, it snowed for the first time yesterday. I wasn’t anticipating snow before Halloween, so my toddler didn’t have a snowsuit that fit, and we quarantined ourselves inside with our Marble Maze and a shape sorter. When cabin fever got to her, my two year old asked if she could watch TV… and I said… Continue reading 7 Drinks to Pair With Your Child’s Favorite TV Show

Social Justice · Uncategorized · womens health

I’m a Nasty Woman, and I Support Late Term Abortions

2016 will be the first presidential election where I am informed enough to vote… so, with that in mind, I watched the third and final presidential debate yesterday. Although there are many things worth discussing, I feel that the most pressing matter in my eyes is women’s rights. I am a 24 year old single… Continue reading I’m a Nasty Woman, and I Support Late Term Abortions