If you give a girl a hammer, she’s going to ask you for some nails.Read more
Last week the Huffington Post ran this article titled 10 Reasons Why Handheld Devices Should be Banned for Children Under the Age of 12. As an educator who advocates for theRead more »
I am on a trail.
I think I’m on a trail.
I’m pretty sure this is a trail.Read more
I also said yes to something that sounded fun in the moment and now seems incredibly scary. And I also must stick it out. So I will stay in this room and write what I need to write.Read more
“You leave your children unattended with your iPad?” sure feels like the new “you let your children play at the park alone?”
And the answer to both of those is yes.Read more
Nobody tells you that your heart will break a thousand times through being a parent, and it will hurt worse than it could ever hurt for itself.Read more
Dear Evan and Lulu, Today the Supreme Court of the United States issued a ruling to make same-sex marriage a nationwide right. Today I had the honor of watching the world celebrate from the hub of the movement, San Francisco. Today I got to hear from Robbie Kaplan, about her monumental part in this victory. Today I wept over andRead more
“Why can’t I mark the box for Native American?” I asked my mom for the 100th time while filling out college applications. “Because you aren’t Native American,” she replied, not as patiently as she had the times before. “I am too!” I countered. “I’m 1/16th. I look much more. I should get to mark it.” “It is not the same.”Read more