Tag Archives: traditional gender norms

On Moms

So Mother’s Day has come and gone, for this year. I was with my mom all this past weekend and the one before so I was a wee bit busy with my real-deal mother and didn’t have time to post … Continue reading

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No Anjali Ramkisson is not an example of The Matriarchy. Because there is no The Matriarchy.

Hey-o! It’s been awhile, so here’s a post from this largely absentee blogger…. On Sunday I was skimming through my newsfeed when I came across this article. I hadn’t heard of Anjali Ramkisson up until this point but apparently she … Continue reading

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Queen of Snark

I am damn sarcastic. I’m sassy and I know how to throw shade. I would say I can’t help it but that’s not really true. The truth is I had to get a bit of an attitude if I was … Continue reading

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Finally a not so serious post! Aka it’s Friday and I don’t want to wear pants

So in my last post, I focused on some of the negative aspects of being a woman. In this post, I’ll focus on some of the positive ones (spoiler alert: there are quite a few!). Do you ever get up … Continue reading

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Them’s the breaks…

I read this post on The Belle Jar this morning and it made me happy that this point is being brought up. So maybe this is too much self-disclosure but my dating experience was admittedly different than Anne’s. I began … Continue reading

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The mother’s day video that went viral

Some of you may recall that I posted the gone-viral Mother’s Day video entitled “World’s Toughest Job.” I really liked the video. I am not a mother but I listen and hear what moms in my life say. It doesn’t … Continue reading

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It’s okay to be female (biologically or otherwise) and not want to be a mom!

I spent about five years of my life being convinced I didn’t want to have children/be a mom. I have a younger sister and I have always liked caring for and spending time with children. But if I thought about having my own … Continue reading

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