Tag: parenting

  • The Abortion I Don’t Regret

    The Abortion I Don’t Regret

    There are things I regret as I look back over my life, having an abortion is no longer one of them. This month marks the 45th anniversary of the day I checked into the Medical Center in my hometown of Columbus, Georgia, for a three[..]
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  • Waiting on Lenore

    Waiting on Lenore

    [caption id="attachment_1759" align="aligncenter" width="876"] This is the type of double-oven stove we once owned.[/caption]       Why is it people wait until their kids are grown to buy new appliances? Oh, I know, because we were all buying groceries for all those kids. That[..]
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  • The Trickle Down Affect of Porn

    The Trickle Down Affect of Porn

    I was moving through a crowded hallway at the local middle school when an itty-bitty girl stopped me. I had to lean in to hear her as she came to just above my waist. A petite sixth-grader who could have passed for a fourth-grader. She[..]
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  • Fifty Shades of Debasing Women

    Fifty Shades of Debasing Women

        Did you watch the Academy Awards? If so, did you happen to catch that totally uncomfortable interview Lara Spencer did with Melanie Griffith and her daughter Dakota Johnson? [embed]http://youtu.be/7VdAUNa-OVg[/embed] If you are a parent, you have most likely experienced an awkward moment or[..]
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