The Cute Conservative is Moving On

When I started this blog is 2010, I wanted a place where I could write about politics without making the readers of my other blog upset. I guess I’d bought the cultural norm that politics and... [[ This is a content summary only ....more

Target Bathrooms, Angry Christians and Boycotts

After I wrote my last post, I started thinking more about the question of “what next?” After all, once the delicious intoxication of outrage has passed, we must actually decide where to... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...more

Transgender Bathrooms and Blaming the Victim

Ah, friends, I come to again on this beautiful spring morning, when a soft breeze is blowing, the birds are singing, and the outrage is blowing like a tropical hurricane. It seems that Target, she of... [[ This is a content summary only ....more

Eternal Vigilance and the Presidential Primary

At the top of this little blog, I have a quote. It’s served as part tagline, part call-to-action for my musings here: “The price of freedom is eternal vigilance.” ~Thomas Jefferson... [[ This is a content summary only ....more

Insults vs. Art

Has anyone else noticed the heat of political rhetoric lately? Even people who would normally be a similar party persuasion are taking shots at each other, and forget trying to talk to someone on the... [[ This is a content summary only ....more

The Danger of Using Jesus

I have a confession to make: I like using Jesus. Jesus Christ is the most powerful and recognizable religious figure of all time. I personally believe he is God made flesh, Messiah to the Jews and.. ....more

How I Learned to Dream: Why I Support the Hammond Ranch

I learned how to dream from the back of horse, where anything felt possible. I learned how to drive in a foot of snow. I think I was 14, on my family’s ranch, feeding cows in our old Toyota.. ....more

An Old Saying for a New Crisis

Is your Facebook feed blowing up with debates about refugees? Whether or not to let them in, combined with photos of scary-looking men and sad-looking kids, depending on which side of the issue... [[ This is a content summary only ....more

In honor of tonight’s debate…

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Life Matters

I’m heartbroken today, y’all. I’m sick to my stomach. Here’s why, in bullet-point fashion: I’m seeing tirade after tirade about how “Black Lives Matter” is.. ....more