Photo Friday on Wednesday

I’m feeling rather uninspired to write today. So I’ll leave you with this picture of the two cutest snuggles this side of the Rockies. Note that Malcolm is sleeping in his Huggle, the off brand of a Snuggie. We’ve been living in them since my family gave them to us. So comfy!

The American Dirt Controversy

I heard an NPR segment today regarding the book written by Jeanine Cummins, American Dirt, and the unintended consequences of writing from a different cultural perspective than one's own . The author stated that she envisioned writing a tale of a migrant's journey to America. She stated that she too was worried that she has …

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Cameron: An Ode to People Living in a Binary Gendered World

Since I started volunteering at Inside Out Youth Services and then later worked there, I have connected with so many youth who don't identify with the sex they were assigned at birth. So many defeated youth whose identities are inadvertently or even directly disrespected on a daily basis. I sat with so many youth at …

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Daily Delights: Interweb Finds

Bought this print but I can't decide if I want it in my house or my office. Probably office so I can look at it 40 hours a week. It's a download, so be prepared to print.I'm thinking about buying this sunshine wood round on Etsy. I almost can't resist.Just purchased this adorable retro inspired …

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Easy DIY Valentine’s Day Office Morale Booster

When I worked at one of my most challenging/depressing jobs as a Social Worker, there were many attempts to improve the energy in the office (because we all sorely needed it). One of those ways was a piece of paper hanging in the break room that read "Take what you need" with little strips at …

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Daily Delight: The New App that I Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop Using

I really do not like grocery shopping. At the risk of sounding melodramatic, it's the bane of my existence as a human. The crowded aisles, the crying children, and the long lines can become so daunting that I'll forgo the market for too long and end up ordering out quite a few times a week …

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