• Michael Brown’s Murder is the Result of Racial Profiling, Fear & Loathing in Ferguson

    I have not touched the topic of Ferguson, Missouri and Michael Brown yet because I’ve been strugglin...

    Michael Brown, shooting, Ferguson, MIssouri, racial profiling, riots
  • Sometimes You Just Need a Little Hideaway in your Life

    My daughters, they saw an Instagram video of a friend’s little girl lip syncing Kiesza’s...

    hideaway, raising girls, proud mommy moment
  • Learning to Disrupt the Pink with GoldieBlox Giveaway #lookatGoldie

    When I was a little girl, I was raised that little girls did “girl things” like play wit...

    GoldieBlox, Raising girls, sponsored, engineering
  • The ALS #IceBucketChallenge Controversy

    Seems like everyone’s doing the ALS #IceBucketChallenge. Well, not quite everyone. Not the Catholic ...

    #icebucketchallenge, ice bucket challenge, ALS, ALSA, Catholic Church
cystex, burning love, UTI, honeymoon mishaps

My Honeymoon & Wedding Day Mishaps Made Marriage Seem Easy

Remember your honeymoon? My wedding and honeymoon were 15 years ago but I remember it like it was yesterday. I’ve been helping my baby sister plan her wedding and I won’t lie it’s been taking me back to my own wedding and honeymoon....

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Losing Our Saffaron Still Breaks Our Hearts

As a family, we love animals. The first thing the Big Guy and I did together as a married couple was adopt a gorgeous brindle boxer puppy. We named her Saffaron and she was our first little girl; our first dip in the parenthood pond. We were young an...

robin williams, suicide, bipolar, manic depression, depression

I am Robin Williams

As I sit here, I am saddened no I am devastated by the suicide of Robin Williams. I am, however, not shocked. I want to scream and cry and I am mad. Pissed off that this f*cking disease has stolen another brilliant mind from this world. He was a geni...