Get therapy not kids!

Seen this week on Post Secret: The real reason I do want to have kids is that if I do get divorced or my future husband dies, I won’t be lonely and I can meet new people through them. Really? You’re creating human beings because you have a fear of...
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  • December 9, 2016
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Parents Are Not Responsible Part II

Someone contacted me to pass this story on. I don’t have the actual story link because I couldn’t find one. I’ll have to tell you the story the way it was told to me. Somewhere in some state where hell froze over, there was a school district that decided classes...
  • Simon
  • December 9, 2016
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Let me tell you something about respect

I got a little ramble-y on this one, but bear with me. I’ve been hearing a fair amount of parenting whine lately that goes like this: You childfree people refuse to respect our choice to have babies. You people say you want respect for your choices, but you won’t automatically...
  • Simon
  • December 9, 2016
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Lap Babies & the Agencies & Parents Who Don’t Care About their Safety

Articles like this (NTSB: Give babies their own airline seats) annoy the hell out of me. Why? It’s not that I’m against giving babies their own seats. It’s stuff like this (emphasis mine): The National Transportation Safety Board is urging parents to buckle baby carriers into airline seats instead of...
  • Simon
  • December 9, 2016
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Paging Maury Pauvich

From PostSecret: In case you have trouble reading the photo, it says: One of these men is the father of the most amazing little girl in the world. He’s never met her, he never will. He probably can’t even remember my name. Maybe, just maybe, if you didn’t sleep with...
  • Simon
  • December 9, 2016
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