Spoken like a postpartum mom. After 8 months of elastic waistbands, it's tough to go back to a button. »
I know of so many women who struggled to nurse, and we all thought something was wrong with us. It's a horrible situation. Baby is crying and under-nourished. Mom is exhausted. The lactation consultants make us feel like failures, and formula is seen as a less-than option, something for "those other types" of… »
My parents smoked in the house, and they put whiskey on my gums when I was teething. Now, I'm getting shamed because I give my children apple juice and chocolate milk.
Really? You have nothing better to do than juice-shame some well-meaning parents.
Hold up—I almost stopped reading when you called Lake Michigan the "toilet of the Midwest."
There is NOTHING BETTER than diving into the salt-free cool water of the Greatest of the Great Lakes. It's like a baptism, a full-on spiritual renewal. »
CAN, my friend! Find your local extension office, and have them hook you up with the scoop on canning. Embrace the pressure cooker! »
Caramel colored soda is the past for Coca-Cola. The President of Coke just said this new product will "rain money" for investors. Enjoy! »
Yeah, that starry-eyed 17-year-old who signed the loan, he's a real jerk. What a scumbag irresponsible asshole! He should be forced to live with his parents/struggle until he's 40 because, you know, he shoulda known better. High schoolers need to get their heads outta the clouds and quit dreaming of changing the… »
Dentist just told me to get my child to the oral surgeon to get it fixed. Now I'm wondering if I should make that appt. Maybe the gap isn't so bad. »
I have two regrets in my life, and living together before marriage was one of them. It's hard, and #1 annoying thing + #2 annoying thing +#3 annoying thing can lead one to think, "Enough. I can't take it anymore. I'm outta here." Small things can become relationship enders/deal breakers.
When you are married, you… »
YES! Thank you! This perpetuates the idea that men are incapable of doing laundry or dishes or cleaning the bathroom, and thus those tasks remain relegated to being "women's work." »