By Megan Peterson of Life Trumps Fiction A few months ago, my sports, book and music-loving girl asked if I were forced to choose, would I call her a “tom boy” or a “girly girl.” After I insisted she was neither because she was the one-and-only her, she replied, “I know I’m a tom boy […]
Swearing is my favorite. There’s just something about a good ol’ curse word that titillates my dysfunctional soul. The thing about swear words is that they can be used in a pinch as substitutes for almost any word and you can apply them to mean just about anything, regardless of their true meaning. They’re also […]
By Courtney Barnum of A Legion for Liam If you or someone you love lives with mental illness, then I’m sure you know this feeling. When a cycle is creeping upon you or your loved one, you know it’s coming. Any day, they or you will spiral into Hell. The signs are there, but there’s […]
Former NFL kicker and CBS Sports football analyst Jay Feely is under fire for tweeting a picture of himself standing between his daughter and her prom date with a gun on Saturday night. Feely’s photo, which has amassed 66 thousand likes, 11 thousand retweets, and 7 thousand comments thus far, is accompanied by the caption, […]
16 hilarious tweets from Twitter parents on the hilarious, embarrassing, and soul crushing things kids say.
Kids are funny little creatures – and by “funny,” I mean they can be frustrating AF. One day you have to bribe them to take the tiniest bite of one chicken nugget, and the next day they eat an entire 10-piece and ask for some of yours. Then there are the days when your kid […]
Going above and beyond for their students is nothing new for teachers. In fact, it’s what many expect when they go into the profession. (Lord knows it’s not for the cash flow.) Teachers in 1852 probably brought in extra clothes and extra coal for the fire from home, just like teachers today often provide their […]
By Kate Cartia The Village. The Tribe. Our People. Call it what you want; these are the other parents who just get us. Who know combining Cortisone10 Cream with Desitin will kill that diaper rash, who text you about sales on school uniforms, who ask about kid’s allergies before birthday party treats are ordered. I love my people. […]