Well, you really can’t leave infants alone, toddlers are on a constant death march —once you have a more autonomous kid who can play alone it’s much much easier to go to the bathroom alone, but still, one bathroom and you’re going to have to pee during bathtime. To say nothing of how much time you spend with THEM in… Read more
That's not what I meant in the slightest. I wasn't talking about women not helping other women, but more about the way a lot of young people feel antagonistic about authority figures, which I think is true for men and women both. In my case, as I wrote with the older women in my family, it wasn't that I thought any of… Read more
I totally understand this. I feel like I don't fit in the class I'm in now, but I no longer fit in the class I used to be in either. It's a weird impostor status that I have found hard to shake.
Thank you! Totally.
YES thank you.
There's a kind of intellectual disconnect/absurdity in this approach to "teaching a lesson" that sticks hard in my craw. As other commenters have pointed out, the idea of shifting the values of Christmas as a family is a great idea. But telling kids they are too entitled and taking presents away — when the parents… Read more
oh my god thank you! you are the only person who read the article.