Street Harassment: It's Not Flattering

Street harassment is a serious problem women face everyday. And some new TV commercials might make you think differently about it. ...more
I don't know what gives jerks the idea that they can just run their mouths at you and be ... more

Can't It Be All Sunshine and Butterflies?

My husband and I have talked about deleting our Facebook pages.  Honestly, I read about 20% of what's written, and look at the pictures.  I can't scroll through a page without some form of political bashing, or someone trying to sell me weight-loss-herbal-supplement-pink-drink-makeup-nail-wraps-body-wraps-essential-oils-shoot-me-now products of some sort.  I understand people are trying to make a living, but sometimes I just want to see pictures of your kids and what you had for dinner.  Remember when you could post a picture on Instagram without trolls posting hateful c...more
Politics overruns my social media pages these days, which is fine - it IS a big issue that ... more

Same-Sex Marriage: Why Everybody's Right ... and Wrong

Lines have been drawn, the symbolic moral high road taken, and the demands for social acceptance...um... demanded in the latest showdown between Christians and homosexuals in the War on Marriage/ Battle for Marriage Equality. (It all depends on which side of the fence you're on. But everyone seems to agree that they are engaged in combat of some sort.)...more
I really like your post and how you brought up good points from BOTH sides of the fence! I think ... more

The Ferguson Shooting Has Me Scared for My Son

The Ferguson shooting and so many incidents like it scare me. ...more
I think this issue personally is more complex than many realize because in my opinion, crime can ... more

10 Essential Blogging Tools You Need Right Now

Let's be real here for a second: in the time since I started blogging many years ago, I've had several blog identity crises (as my roommate calls it). I've changed blog names, made new ones, changed my layout three times in one week... You get the idea. But one of the great things that has come out of all that change? I've found a ton of really great resources for blogging! So as I was reading this post from Rachel, I realized how great an idea it would be to share some of those tools with you guys. ...more
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Why I Don't Think Guns Kill People

Last week, tragedy struck Santa Barbara County as a deranged young man named Elliot Rodger went on a shooting spree, leaving six innocent people dead and 13 others wounded. Again, many are asking why. Again, many are shocked, stunned and left with unanswered questions. ...more
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Why I Don't Think Guns Kill People

Last week, tragedy struck Santa Barbara County as a deranged young man named Elliot Rodger went on a shooting spree, leaving six innocent people dead and 13 others wounded. Again, many are asking why. Again, many are shocked, stunned and left with unanswered questions. ...more
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Why I Don't Think Guns Kill People

Last week, tragedy struck Santa Barbara County as a deranged young man named Elliot Rodger went on a shooting spree, leaving six innocent people dead and 13 others wounded. Again, many are asking why. Again, many are shocked, stunned and left with unanswered questions. ...more
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Why I Don't Think Guns Kill People

Last week, tragedy struck Santa Barbara County as a deranged young man named Elliot Rodger went on a shooting spree, leaving six innocent people dead and 13 others wounded. Again, many are asking why. Again, many are shocked, stunned and left with unanswered questions. ...more
missoulagrace What REALLY bothers me about media, TV shows, movies and such is when an ... more

Why I Don't Think Guns Kill People

Last week, tragedy struck Santa Barbara County as a deranged young man named Elliot Rodger went on a shooting spree, leaving six innocent people dead and 13 others wounded. Again, many are asking why. Again, many are shocked, stunned and left with unanswered questions. ...more
LifeLoveFoto Mental illness and the way our country handles it is a HUGE problem. Just look at ... more