Daughters for Sale: Raising Our Girls Without a Price Tag

Daughters for Sale: Raising Our Girls Without a Price Tag The blow-ups between my husband and me about money are few and far between.  On Thursday we will celebrate our 27th wedding anniversary. I am happy to report that we are still in love.  Some days we are only in like with each other, other days we are ga-ga, like a sappy rom-com. However, today was not one of those days.  We had ourselves a little tiff, that turned into …

Faking Greatness: An Ode to Real Folks

photo cred Faking Greatness: An Ode to Real Folks As someone who barely graduated from high school, struggled against stigma and the elite, I am cheering from the stands at the collegiate scandal rocking the news waves.  I will spare you the scoldings and shame on you’s.  Most of us have heard it, spoke it, and yelled a few “GO LITTLE GUYS!” in the past few weeks. Three-fourths of my biological children inherited my husband’s and my “disabled learning” traits.  …