Hey, Mommycon fans!
On October 5th, I’ll be in Philadelphia for Mommycon, speaking with my good friend Suzie Barston for the I Support You Campaign. We’ll be focusing on the roadblocks in modern Western society that set us up for failure.
This talk focuses on the big picture in terms of what we need to back as a society (such as the Family Leave Act put forth by Senator Gillibrand). And of course, we’ll be discussing community-oriented support, as well.… Keep Reading!!!
Actor Benedict Cumberbatch is has become a global sensation thanks to his starring role in the hit crime drama Sherlock.
He recently narrated a BBC documentary about the South Pacific, but there were a few viewers who noticed something peculiar…
The narrator could not pronounce the word “penguins.” From “Pengwings” to “Penglings,” Cumberbatch just couldn’t do it.
It reminded me of a child trying to say “spaghetti” but every time it comes out as “psghetti.” High adorable factor on both … Keep Reading!!!
I am so excited about today’s giveaway.
When I first heard about Same Sky, I thought that the company sounded great. But when I got to really know what the brand is about and met a lot of the people involved, I completely fell in love.
Husband, father, “real man”- Society has finally started changing its idea of what these roles should look like in a family. No longer are men only expected to be financial supporters to their families and once and awhile “babysitters” to their children. Real men…real fathers are no longer as rare a sighting as a Chupacabra. It’s now an expected that men be just as much a present and compassionate part of a family as anyone else. What great news for … Keep Reading!!!
Images and text by Jennifer Murdock.
I have had a renewed inspiration to speak about Maternity Photographs.
My birth was very special, and probably not what most women experience for themselves, in a society of fear and one that does not honor the power and strength of being a woman. I am not bragging about this time in my life, I just want to communicate it, in the hopes of creating a opening for the possibilities that do exist.… Keep Reading!!!
According to Simple Pickup (SP), a recent studied showed that the biggest fear for women who online date is meeting someone who will physically cause them harm. Legitimate fear, right? Well, the same study reported that for men, their biggest online dating fear is meeting someone who is overweight.
SP put this these findings to the test. They hired a beautiful actress to put on a “fat suit” and then recorded her Tinder dates.
It was painful to watch. Now, … Keep Reading!!!
Mothers from around the world continue to submit their photos in an effort to support other moms breastfeeding past infancy- because it’s normal!
This is that breastfeeding past infancy looks like! <3
Two high school students are fighting sexism with a game they created called Tampon Run. And as you can probably guess, the game that replaces guns with tampons to hurl at enemies.
Andrea Gonzales, 16 and Sophie Houser, 17, are both graduates of the Girls Who Code camp- a programmed designed to help relieve gender inequality in the coding/tech world. They decided that menstruation wasn’t talked about enough, or truly accepted in our culture, so they made a game … Keep Reading!!!