Category Archive: Soap Box

Make America First Again

Everyone talks about how Trump hates minorities, yet he’s married to a minority. Hillary claims to be pro-woman and equal rights, yet she’s married to a womanizer. I agree that Trump says some… Continue reading

The “A” Word

I have a wonderful friend; she is educated, she is involved in her kids’ lives, she is smart, caring… just a great person in general. We had a conversation about talking to kids… Continue reading

My Fair Share

Upon a friend’s invitation, I went parousing Bernie Sanders website. He has a very nice website, seriously. It is very functional, very pleasing to the eyes. She sent me some info regarding the concerns I… Continue reading

TIME, Syphilis, Google, and Parenting… ER… Politics?

A few interesting tidbits that I found in my March 14th, 2016 TIME magazine… Nevada currently has the highest syphilis rate is the western US, after an outbreak in… you guessed it… Las… Continue reading

YOLO

YOLO has got to be one of the stupidest catch phrases of this generation. I am past the age of those that frequently use it, but I think it is used in conjunction… Continue reading

Run From the Fire

Getting burned is painful, and sometimes it leaves a scar, so I suggest staying away from fire. What better way to not get burned, yes? Well, along those lines, I suggest staying away… Continue reading

TV… Ain’t What it Used to Be!

Saturday night, Jesse and I found ourselves without kids. We could do whatever we wanted! So, we decided to get comfy and browse Netflix. Screw the grown-up, go-out world. A night in was… Continue reading

Cake… An Issue of Civil Rights?

First question… would you want someone that adamantly disagrees with your marriage to bake you a cake for your special day? My own answer would be no. Why would I want someone to bake me a… Continue reading

Mad Middle Class Mom’s Take on the Death Penalty Debate

Today marks the 25th anniversary of Westley Allan Dodd’s execution by hanging. He was convicted (beyond the shadow of a doubt) of killing three young boys, and even admitted plans to further his… Continue reading

The Dump & A Soap Box

There’s nothing quite like a weekend trip to the dump. I don’t know how we (or should I say, Jesse the Hubster) collects so much junk! The foul smell of rotting garbage is… Continue reading