How did this happen?

Ok, I’ll admit it. I bitched and moaned about waiting in the heat for the bus. Once you got on, it wasn’t bad when the air-conditioning was working. But this morning, I had a shocker…. SCHOOL KIDS I know, advocate for fall and cooler weather that I am, I was willing to embrace the new season..I just forget the extra volume of school kids on a bus. I leave early in the morning and they are STILL on the bus.Before you say it, yes, I was a kid on a bus once a century ago, but… I MISS MY TRAIN! ...more

Get to Know Lunch Wars Author Amy Kalafa

Amy Kalafa, author of BlogHer Book Club's latest pick, Lunch Wars, has been fighting the good fight in lunchrooms since she produced and directed the acclaimed documentary Two Angry Moms. ...more
Oh, I didn't even think about getting the documentary from the library - great idea! I just put ...more

Senator from South Carolina locks his car doors when he sees District of Columbia school kids

Sen. Jim DeMint (R-SC) keeps his doors locked while driving near D.C. public schools. Source: Getty Images Man, what a wimp. A bunch of school kids playing in their neighborhood and what does South Carolina Senator Jim DeMint do? ...more

Just one more thing to add to the long list of reasons why Jim DeMint can suck ...more