Tag Archives: the internet

Just Because You Can Doesn’t Mean You Should

I’ve noticed recently that my internet is angry. Really angry. Over the past few weeks, I have been linked again and again to things said by a certain person trying (and possibly succeeding) to be famous on the internet. Heather … Continue reading

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Kiki’s Courage

When should parental concern overrule internet fame, money-making ability and childlike dreams of grandeur?  Where’s the line between understandable public outrage and victim blaming?  Who is at fault for the life Kiki Kannibal is living and does fault matter here? … Continue reading

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Social Media and Moms – An Introduction

Social media has revolutionized what it means to be a mother.  Sure, the basics of mothering remain the same throughout the ages, but with all the information of the internet at our fingertips, new theories catch steam quickly, unsafe practices … Continue reading

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What’s your (New) Sign?

I’ve never put any stock into horoscopes and star signs.  Born in the early 1980s, I always figured myself beyond all that New Age mumbo jumbo, if that’s even what it is.  Until, of course, the internet’s hysteria over possible sign … Continue reading

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Parenting Online – Part 2

While there are dozens of articles and resources you can google on the internet to find out more information on any parenting topic you’re interested in – or be validated in any decision you’ve made – sometimes, you come across a specific … Continue reading

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Overcoming Inertia

Get up.  I’m serious, get up right now.  Or, maybe after you finish reading this blog, but certainly after you check your email – wait, what’s the New York Times’ top story today?  And didn’t you want to check that … Continue reading

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Parenting Online – Part 1

As a first-time parent, I did a lot of research online.  I looked at Kelly Mom, at Dr. Sears, at the World Health Organization.  I joined parenting groups and forums, baby groups and pages.  We have the internet’s boundless knowledge, facts … Continue reading

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