Marriage is Hard!

My husband and I have always used traditional anniversary gift ideas as inspiration for our presents.  For example, on year 4, the gift is fruit…so I gave my husband Fruit of the Loom underpants. Naturally. On year 10 , it’s tin, so of course I made him a homemade TINfoil photo book. (Clever, right?). And…

White Parents: have “the talk”

White parents. This is for you. It’s time you had “the talk”. And not that talk, but the Race Talk. In light of what has been happening in our country lately (#PhilandoCastile, #AltonSterling), I believe that we, as white parents, have an obligation to explicitly talk to our children about race and racism. This isn’t easy and it usually…