Category Archives: Politics and Culture

five worthy reads

As many of my readers know, I send a newsletter out each month highlighting stories relevant to topics of gender and culture. Often, these stories speak to social trends and important conversations for girls and women and families to enter into together. I’ve received such encouraging feedback from so many [...]
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dating my smartphone

Following Nelson Mandela’s passing, I’ve been remembering my own time in South Africa years ago. It was the summer of 2008, and I spent two weeks falling in love with that part of the world. To this day, I’m convinced I left half my heart there. Partnering with a local [...]
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blurred lines

I’ve held my tongue for awhile now, not joining the national conversation about the performance that left the country speechless. Speechless, but only for a moment. Following the MTV Video Music Awards last month, it seems we all had plenty to say— and, with good reason. Many good reasons, only [...]
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