Charting the puzzles and peeves of kid-herding — from Huggies to homework, Pilates to pinatas.
The Bullet-Proof Backpack
September 3, 2019
It’s the Tactical Assault Accessory All the Cool Kids Are Wearing Aaaaand that was “Pumped Up Kicks” by Foster the…
June 12, 2019
Parents Prove Useless in Puzzling Through Adventure Game [caption id="attachment_1177" align="aligncenter" width="1416"] Starshine and family, saving the world one Dark…
Uber for Junior?
April 30, 2019
Ride-Hailing Companies Recognize Parents’ Need for Kid-Hauling Help Here’s a little secret no one tells you about raising children but…
‘My Parents Are Stupid’
April 1, 2019
When Kids Refuse to Be Properly Indoctrinated If I had any doubts that Gen Y and Gen Z possess the…
How Not to Raise a Sexual Assaulter
January 13, 2019
You Never Really Know If You’re Raising Good Kids ... Until You’re Long Done The political pandemonium of the past two…
SKIRTING THE ISSUES
Sex, politics, fashion and everything else a gen-X everygal loves to dish about.
Enough with the Lies
April 18, 2021
Credit: Camilo Jimenez/Unsplash We’ve Been Through So Much. Can We at Least Be Done with Bullshit? It was January 6,…
Fictional Friends: COVID’s Perfect Companions
February 27, 2021
Credit: JESHOOTS via Unsplash Has Quarantine Left Me Overly Involved in the Lives of Your Streaming Pals? Once upon a…
Unity? Nah. Togetherness? Yes, Please.
February 6, 2021
Big Thoughts from a Small Room While Awaiting My COVID Results “Just keep looking straight ahead,” the woman said as…
COVID Drinking, Unmasked
January 6, 2021
Floating Through Pandemic on a River of Booze? I’ve never been a big drinker. Up until March 2020, I’d sip…
Screw Hope. Trust Tenacity.
December 6, 2020
How Hannah-Beth Jackson Beat the Drum for Women’s Rights Photo of Hannah-Beth Jackson by Paul Wellman It was 11:56 p.m.…
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