FOX “news:” Women breadwinners are destroying America!!!

Click here to find out how women bringing home the bacon is destroying America! My favorite quote:   Liberals are telling us that Conservatives are anti-science…but look at nature, the roles in the natural world, the roles of the female and the male in the animal world…the male is typically dominant! Other great moments: These […]

father sees his son in Boston photo…

By TIM ROHAN Published: April 16, 2013 When Jeff Bauman woke up in a hospital bed on Tuesday, an air tube was down his throat, both of his legs had been amputated at the knee, and his father was by his side. He tried to talk, but he could not.  He looked angry, as he motioned his […]

how not to say the wrong thing

It works in all kinds of crises – medical, legal, even existential. It’s the ‘Ring Theory’ of kvetching. The first rule is comfort in, dump out. Thanks to my friend Sarah Murphy-Kangas for this – GREAT article by Susan Silk and Barry Goldman. When Susan had breast cancer, we heard a lot of lame remarks, but […]

a homeschool mom speaks out

Click HERE for the full article…it’s worth the read.  (Even if you don’t fully agree.)  Note:  My wife and I homeschooled our four children for between one and eight years each.  We weren’t this sort of homeschool family…it wasn’t really a religious thing…but there has been some negative “fall out,” nonetheless – and many wonderful results, too!   […]

“we oppose the mixing of the races….”

Take a look at this organization’s Statement of Principles. (Emphasis added below is mine.) (I’ve left out several paragraphs…you can find the whole thing HERE.) The American men and women who make up the Council of Conservative Citizens believe in, commit themselves to, and pledge to work for and support these fundamental principles of American […]

this is your chance

Most of us just once, maybe twice, in our entire lifetime have the opportunity to choose whether or not to come down on the right side of history. This is your chance.   This is your opportunity to choose to not come down on the side of the oppressors, the ones who would withhold human rights […]

no more Steubenvilles (how to raise boys to be kind)

Kim Simon is a mother and social worker. She blogs at Mama By the Bay and tweets at www.twitter.com/mamabythebay When Max was just a few months old, I sat cross-legged on the floor with him in a circle of other mothers.  The facilitator for our “Mommy and Me” playgroup would throw a question out to the group, and […]

Sunday thoughts #5: when Christmas plans go to hell

We planned for a wonderful, traditional Christmas – all four kids are coming home! We wanted to do it right, to re-create Christmases past so that they would continue to remember us and their childhoods fondly and lovingly. We shopped for some big special meals, bought the gifts, lit up the house with our favorite […]