Category Archives for Cool Women

Raunchy t-shirts? $600. Teachable moment? Priceless.

This week, a Utah mom made news by buying up nearly $600 worth of t-shirts that she decribed as indecent, … Continue reading

21. February 2014 by Marybeth Hicks
Categories: American Teens, Common Sense, Consumerism, Cool Women, Fashion, Values | Leave a comment

I’m Tami Taylor

Buzzfeed is forever impeding the progress of my days, offering irresistible headlines like “17 Puppies that look like Presidents” and … Continue reading

12. February 2014 by Marybeth Hicks
Categories: Cool Women, Media, Values, Women | Leave a comment

Lori: ALVIN! Look out for these ladies

I was with a group of women recently—granted, a dangerous thing, but as of this writing still legal and not … Continue reading

19. September 2013 by Lori Borgman
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Marybeth: A Mother’s Life (My mother’s, that is!)

Recently, my niece, Grace, a student at DePaul University, asked my parents to participate in a class project with her … Continue reading

12. May 2013 by Marybeth Hicks
Categories: Cool Women, Faith, Family, Marriage, Parenting, Values, Women | 4 comments

Marybeth: New book celebrates our “feminine genius”

I get dozens of books from publishing houses asking me to read and review their titles. As an author myself, … Continue reading

10. April 2013 by Marybeth Hicks
Categories: Cool Women, Faith, Family, Feminism, Religion, Sex, Values, Women | 1 comment

Mary: On Leaning In

Did you hear? Now we’re supposed to lean in. This week, if you’ve been near a TV (something I typically try … Continue reading

14. March 2013 by Mary Gates
Categories: Cool Women, Faith, Family, Marriage, Mom Warned Me, Parenting, Uncategorized, Women | 5 comments

Marybeth: Parents, resolve to do better for America!

This year, rather than making resolutions to lose weight, read more books and floss for more than just the few … Continue reading

03. January 2013 by Marybeth Hicks
Categories: Common Sense, Cool Women, Family, Parenting, Patriotism, Values | 1 comment

Ursula: Babies, nurses, and blessings

So I gave birth to a little girl on Wednesday evening. All is well. Her three siblings are loving and … Continue reading

16. December 2012 by Ursula Hennessey
Categories: Cool Women, Family, Healthcare, Medicine | Leave a comment

Carol: “Benevolent Sexism” Is Nothing But Chivalry

Yesterday, Emily Efshani Smith had an excellent piece on the Atlantic web site titled “Let’s Give Chivalry Another Chance.”   The … Continue reading

12. December 2012 by Carol Liebau
Categories: Common Sense, Cool Women, Feminism, Manners, Mom Warned Me, Sex, Values, Women | 1 comment

Stacy: ICYMI: Anita Moncrief explains voter fraud in detail at CPAC

This is the most definitive take down of a corrupt political organization, by a conservative that I’ve ever seen…  Watch … Continue reading

01. November 2012 by Stacy Washington
Categories: Common Sense, Cool Women | Tags: , , | Leave a comment

Sarah: A Brush with Inspiration

I recently returned from a dear friend’s wedding in Minneapolis. The event glittered with the warmth that only weddings can … Continue reading

18. October 2012 by Sarah Maduri
Categories: Cool Women | Tags: , , | 2 comments

Lori: Decorating your home, sweet (dream), home

My favorite home furnishing catalogs came today. They are dreamy catalogs that offer the ultimate in voyeurism. You can peek … Continue reading

11. October 2012 by Lori Borgman
Categories: Cool Women, Family | 2 comments

Marybeth: “Mom voice” scares black bear

The latest viral YouTube video proves what we moms have always known: “Mom voice” speaks volumes. Check out the bear’s … Continue reading

03. October 2012 by Marybeth Hicks
Categories: Cool Women, Media, Not Making This Up | Tags: , | 1 comment

Carol: Moms – Is It Possible to “Have It All”? What Does That Even Mean?

As regular readers of “On the Culture” know, I’m a mom and a wife, and also a writer, trained as … Continue reading

02. October 2012 by Carol Liebau
Categories: Cool Women, Family, Marriage, Mom Warned Me, Work | Leave a comment

Stacy: Ann Coulter, Ann Coulter, Ann Coulter…

So before I begin this rant, I’ll start off by telling a little known truth: I actually like Ann Coulter. … Continue reading

29. September 2012 by Stacy Washington
Categories: Common Sense, Cool Women, Media | 15 comments

Ursula: A plea to Ann Coulter

Our side needs warriors. We absolutely must have folks who brush away Twitter trolls with a snort, who belly laugh … Continue reading

28. September 2012 by Ursula Hennessey
Categories: Common Sense, Cool Women, Family, Media, Politics | 8 comments

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