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The 7 Things I Stopped Worrying About As A Parent
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The 7 Things I Stopped Worrying About As A Parent

I’ve been at this parenting game for a while now. Not as long as my wise sage of a dear pal, Jim Higley, mind you, but long enough to have accumulated quite a bit of dirt beneath my parental fingernails, which have been painted numerous times and in a variety […]

Remember When July was Called Summer Break not Back To School Season?
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Remember When July was Called Summer Break not Back To School Season?

The week of July 7th, it turns out, is when the big red button was pushed. Somewhere, maybe in a boardroom, or in a committee pre-meeting about the actual meeting but before the follow-up meeting to discuss what was discussed during that very same meeting, or possibly in a sterile, […]

Preparing for Camp Invention
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Preparing for Camp Invention

A few weeks ago, I chaperoned the 1st grade field trip, marking the first time I’d done anything even remotely like that with children not my own, in a vehicle I was not in control over. It was a long, hot day in a school bus without a/c for nearly […]

Counteracting the Hobby Lobby #LikeAGirl
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Counteracting the Hobby Lobby #LikeAGirl

Today isn’t a great day for women in the United States. The Hobby Lobby and the Supreme Court proved once again that corporations and big business and (some) religions are valued more than a woman, her rights, her body, and her life. To counteract that heaping pile of anti-feminine shit […]

8 Ways the World Cup is Exactly Like Parenting
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8 Ways the World Cup is Exactly Like Parenting

There are many parallels between the FIFA World Cup and parenting life. Here are 8 ways the World Cup and parenting are exactly alike. Yes, diving is involved. 1) BORING BUT BEAUTIFUL There is a lot of what outsiders would deem mundane activity, boring stuff, but what good parents and […]

Starbucks And Their Gamechanging Free College Education Plan
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Starbucks And Their Gamechanging Free College Education Plan

In a groundbreaking new partnership with Arizona State University, Starbucks will soon begin to offer every single employee working at least 20 hours a week a free online college education. The Starbucks free college education benefit is available the moment an employee is hired and is designed to help their […]

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