I’ve gone to a fair share of races and feel like I’ve developed a somewhat reasonable game plan for almost every contingency. But this year’s Rolex 24—my first 24-hour race ever—was a whole new beast for me. I succeeded at watching the whole thing onsite, and so can you. If you’re one of the rare breed of people who are a glutton for a full … [Read more...] about How to Survive Your First 24 Hour Race
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WELL. The best-laid plans and all that! I found something to lead us up to J.D. Greear’s skidmark of a post from last week. Y’all need to see this first–if only to prepare yourselves. It seems that evangelical leaders have come up with yet another way to sabotage their young people. This time, they called the strategy “Dare 2 Share.” As we speak, … [Read more...] about Dare 2 Share and the Sabotage of the Young
Since I shared in intense detail the overwhelming experience of mothering a newborn, I thought I’d share a peek into a much more rewarding time of motherhood. I might be the only mom on earth who never wants to go back to the newborn stage. Yeah, itty bitty babies are the cutest, but I can’t function without sleep or with a nonexistent schedule, and I struggled with … [Read more...] about A Day in the Life of a Mom with an Eight-Month-Old
On the first morning of Jang Yeo Im’s vacation to San Francisco in 2016, her 8-month-old son, Park Jeong Whan, fell off the bed in the family’s hotel room and hit his head. There was no blood, but the baby was inconsolable. Jang and her husband worried he might have an injury they couldn’t see, so they called 911, and an ambulance took the family — … [Read more...] about A Baby Was Treated With A Nap And A Bottle Of Formula. The Bill Was $18,000.
Less then a day ago, Chimamanda Adichie dropped a surprise post on her Facebook page. It’s an unusual piece that some are calling a feminist manifesto. It’s written in the form of a letter addressed to a friend named Ijeawele, who recently had a daughter. Ijeawele seemed to have asked Adichie for tips on how to raise her daughter on feminist values. As a … [Read more...] about Adichie Just Gave Us the Best 9000 Words Ever Written on Feminism in African Literature