Category Archives for Women

Melissa Henson: When Hollywood behaves like animals

Sophia Bush, star of the TV series Chicago P.D. recently shared her story of being stalked and harassed by someone … Continue reading

03. October 2014 by Marybeth Hicks
Categories: Media, Parenting, Values, Women, Young Adults | Leave a comment

Lynn: Texting is the new parenting

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I’m exhausted. I just had a lengthy and very heated discussion with both my daughters — at the same time, … Continue reading

29. August 2014 by Lynn Armitage
Categories: American Teens, Family, Manners, My Kid Really Said This, Parenting, Technology, Uncategorized, Values, Women, Young Adults | Leave a comment

The Good, Bad and the Bossy

Bossy

Dear Miss Bossy Pants, You might not remember me, but I was one of the girls you bossed around when … Continue reading

18. March 2014 by Lori Borgman
Categories: Common Sense, Feminism, Parenting, Women | 2 comments

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

Lynn: Teach your children (sons) well

This past weekend, my 16-year-old daughter attended her Homecoming dance with her very first date ever. It was an epic … Continue reading

15. October 2013 by Lynn Armitage
Categories: American Teens, Education, Family, Feminism, Manners, Mom Warned Me, Parenting, PC Values, Uncategorized, Values, Women, Young Adults | Leave a comment

Lori: Marriage takes a walk in the woods

Not long after all the kids had left home, there was an evening when the husband and I were coming … Continue reading

16. July 2013 by Lori Borgman
Categories: Marriage, Women | Tags: , , | Leave a comment

Mary: Game On, Abercrombie

  68 yr-old Abercrombie & Fitch CEO Michael Jeffries infuriated potential consumers when his 2006 quotes from Salon in response to … Continue reading

13. May 2013 by Mary Gates
Categories: American Teens, Economy, Fashion, Media, Not Making This Up, Sex, Values, Women, Young Adults | 1 comment

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

Sarah: Who’s a Savant?

I recently read an article by Adam Piore about savant syndrome, that rare and mysterious affliction in which someone suffers some … Continue reading

10. May 2013 by Sarah Maduri
Categories: Common Sense, Family, Feminism, Media, Uncategorized, Values, Women, Work | Tags: , , , , | Leave a comment

Lori: Gift sweeps mom off her feet

I received a great Mother’s Day gift last year. We were just about to cut into a beautiful cake topped with … Continue reading

06. May 2013 by Lori Borgman
Categories: Family, Women | 1 comment

Regina: April is “Alcohol Awareness Month”

April is Alcohol Awareness Month founded by the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence 27 years ago.  The objective … Continue reading

25. April 2013 by Regina Gulick
Categories: Faith, Family, Marriage, Parenting, Women | Tags: , , , , | Leave a comment

Carol: Discrimination & The Women of Harvard Law School

Update: Presumably in response to this piece, Stephanie Early Green has accused me of “trolling.”   Please feel free to read … Continue reading

10. April 2013 by Carol Liebau
Categories: Education, Feminism, PC Values, Women, Young Adults | 9 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

Mary: On Shushing My Mom Voice

    My four year old waited for a moment alone with me over the weekend then quietly and seriously … Continue reading

26. February 2013 by Mary Gates
Categories: Family, Parenting, Values, Women | Leave a comment

Lori: Brain storage space in jeopardy

The longer we live, the more history we have to learn. This is the reason our founders were smarter than … Continue reading

20. February 2013 by Lori Borgman
Categories: Common Sense, Family, Women | Leave a comment

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