Monthly Archives: January 2013

Recipe Monday – Chocolate Cake and Strawberry Frosting

Have you heard enough about my magnificent from-scratch chocolate cake and strawberry cream cheese frosting? Of course not! You need the recipes! Look, it’s so awesome it glows…like an angel.   Okay, cake first: (and they weren’t kidding when they … Continue reading

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Preschool Pointers: 19 – Keep Them Involved

Problem: It’s someone else’s birthday. Not your child’s. And they are happy, but also sad because, well, when can it be their birthday? Solution: Last year, the girls were three and I got them each a little gift for their … Continue reading

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A New Year of Fail Won’t Hold Me Back

It is January the fourth. I set out a bunch of resolutions and have not yet followed one of them. I have, however, – eaten all the Christmas goodies– eaten a large bag of Cheetohs– stayed up too late reading … Continue reading

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The Framing of Rape Culture

As we push for change in the way society views women and in particular the rape of women, we have to look inside ourselves, we have to dig deeper. We are the problem. For with every perceived outrage comes those … Continue reading

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Recipe Monday – Holiday Side Dishes

I made some really easy sides the other day for Christmas dinner. Now, these won’t be winning any awards for the “from-scratchiest-bestest-hardest-ever” category, but if you’ve only got 30 minutes and you need something to bring to a dinner party, … Continue reading

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