6 Reasons #WhiteGirlsRock Misses the Point of Black Girls Rock

No seriously....more
Yep, fair enough.more

What's in an age

It was just the other day that someone told me to "act my age".  Instead of shooting back a sarcastic comment,  it actually got me to thinking.  What actually is "acting my age" and who determines how I should act?  This year I turned, ugg, 54.  I don't feel 54 but then again how am I suppose to feel.  Here's the thing, I've never been 54 before so I'm not sure how I'm suppose to act.  I own my own home, have money in the bank and have been fired from my job (how that is relevant is a stretch)....more

Yes, There Are Woman Atheists! 15 Famous Female Atheists

We hear a lot about how “white men are the face of atheism” and “why women don’t subscribe to atheism” and shit. Truth is, there are plenty of women who are atheists, even ones in the spotlight....more
Thank you for this list.  Many of the woman you featured feel the same way I do.  I don't need ...more

Is Wednesday still Prince Spaghetti Night? Pasta Sauce...Spaghetti Sauce...Red Sauce...what do you call it?

 Continuing from my last post...and 5 days into Spring, up here in the northern area of the Midwest, we've been waking up to the beautiful white st...more
Balancing Cinderella Recipes Thank you for the comment, it's nice to know others remember this ...more

Why Isn't There a Brown Version of Taylor Swift?

In my opinion, there is no one who can hate on Taylor Swift (though Kanye definitely tried). She is young, fresh, fun and one of the only younger female artists who didn't originate from the Disney Channel or Nickelodeon. Boys love her, girls want to be her best friend, and people from all ethnic backgrounds can be caught with one of her catchy songs from her 1989 album in their heads. ...more
FreelanceLady With the exception of Jordin Sparks from American Idol, the other 3 examples were ...more

Dorks will be offended by this post. Consider yourselves warned.

The other day, while out for coffee, my friend uttered a sentence that should never have been uttered.“Ooh! The new Hobbit movie is coming out on DVD!”I think the look I shot her was akin to the following:Um… What?Just… NO.What about my personality suggests I would have any interest what-so-ever in the new Hobbit movie?...more

4 Great Parenting Tips from Rosie Pope

My co-blogger and I (over at Mommy Business) had the opportunity to FaceTime with ROSIE POPE last week and she is all kinds of awesome. Like, I want to have her over for tea and let our kids make messy artwork once a week awesome. She is sweet and genuine and really REAL about being a mom and an entrepreneur. If you don’t know who Rosie is, check her out here....more

Getting Down to Business with Rosie Pope for National Poison Prevention Week

In honor of National Poison Prevention week, Tide and Gain asked Rosie Pope to chat with fantastically cool mom bloggers like Jenn and me! (I’m sure it had a little something to do with this.) To be clear- we did not receive any compensation, but we did get the opportunity to FaceTime with ROSIE POPE and she is all kinds of awesome. Like, I want to have her over for tea and let our kids make messy artwork once a week awesome. She is sweet and genuine and really REAL about being a mom and an entrepreneur....more

Cereal Eclipse: London, 08.31 GMT

London's cloud cover meant this was the only eclipse I saw today....more