My How Far We’ve Gone (Back)

This time eight years ago, I was filled with so much hope and joy. I was expecting the birth of my first baby girl. We had just elected our first black president. Although the economy was tanked due to eight years of failed Republican policies, things were looking up. The stock market had begun to [...]

Season 9 of The Big Bang Theory is NOT for Preggos

Season 9 of The Big Bang Theory is NOT for Preggos

This should go without saying, but if you haven't watched the latest episode of The Big Bang Theory, this article contains spoilers. Read at your own risk. But, seriously, you should've been able to figure that out from the title.   The Big Bang Theory has been one of my favorite shows since it first aired. Dr. [...]

Sometimes I Really Love Four-Year Olds

Super Girl is a natural-born comedienne. Just when I thought nothing could top, "You giving me side-eye??" this morning... ♬♪♩ McDonald's 🍟 had a farm. E I E I O. And on that farm he had a dog and Bingo was his name oh. B-I-N-G-O. B-I-N-G-O. B-I-N-G-O. B-I-N-G-O. And Bingo was his name oh ♩♪♬  [...]

Mass Shootings… I’m Confused

The Oregon shooter was a British, IRA-supporting, biracial, neo-Nazi, anti-theist, self-proclaimed conservative Republican... Color me confused. And this obviously mentally ill person was allowed to purchase three handguns and an AR-15. There have been 45 school shootings this year. Texas Legislature recently voted to allow guns on campus (idiots) and other Teapublican law makers don't [...]

I am Officially a Narc… And I’m Okay with That

I'm now officially that mom who calls the police non-emergency number on other parents.  Some woman was going 40 in the school zone this morning, weaving in and out of traffic. I tried honking at her and flagging her down several times. All that got me were dirty looks from the driver. I assumed she [...]