International Women’s Day. I’ve never paid much attention to it in the past. In fact, for most of my life, I’ve intentionally avoid anything explicitly feminine. For some women, the idea of normative femininity is fraught with tension and discomfort, even though they identify squarely as women. I’m one of them.
On conservative Christian complicity in the refugee and immigrant ban.
Inspiration porn: what is it, why is it a problem, and what do we do about it?
Bryan and I met when I was 19 and he was 20. We were in rural Minnesota (no, not all… Read more My Weird Christian College Dating Life and Six Years Married to Bryan
The moment you announce your pregnancy, people start in with that sadistic line about enjoying sleep while you can, because… Read more The way we do it: Sleep
When I announced my pregnancy, I found out that not a lot of people expected me to ever be a… Read more But how…?
As I mentioned in the previous post, I participated in a panel on adaptive babywearing and parenting last week. It… Read more Adaptive everything.
A couple of days ago, almost two months into being a mom, I participated in a panel discussion on adaptive parenting… Read more Disabled, new to motherhood, and blogging about it.
My name is Alex, and I’m a recovering retail employee. Anxiety. Night sweats. Irrational fear of plastic bags. Inability to not… Read more A Thanksgiving Plea from a Former Retail Employee
You’ve come to the mall straight from your favorite Indian buffet, and there’s one thing on your mind: finding a… Read more Please Stop Pooping in the Accessible Stall