The Rights of all Mommys

Ever since a young age, I have been intrigued with the unfair, unjust, under-represented, and underprivileged. My mom frequently recounts that I used to ask why things were the way they were. The notion that…

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Today’s Absolute truth: Nursery sucks

I had to drop my daughter off at nursery this morning and I am traumatized. Although I think more damage was done to me than her. The focus is always on the “bahbey” and oh,…

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I blame the Greeks, I blame Electra

So much of what we learn in school is never put to use. For instance, I really have no idea why learning how to drop an egg from the top of a staircase so that…

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Eenie, Minni, Mienie… how about “Mo”?

Fact: Boy names are much harder to come up with than girl names. They just are. Particularly so, when you don’t necessarily want it to sound like it’s from a specific country. I mean, “Sara” is pretty…

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Gender reveal party…or let down?

One of the biggest milestones of any mommy-to-be’s journal is (cue dramatic music) the sex reveal party. Everyone wants to know, guess, and interview you. “What did you eat and crave? Dairy? Ahhhh then it’s a girl.” “All…

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