I love to read. I have always loved to read. My parents filled my room with books, read to me every night before bed, and read often themselves. My parents tell me that “Dr. Seuss’s ABCs” was the first book I read aloud myself, although there’s a good chance I just had it memorized from… Continue reading Why I’m Tweeting for Books
I don’t want to talk about about the KitchenAid debate tweet. I want to talk about how things like this turn us into snarling rubber-neckers and how gross that is. For the record, I’m writing not from an ivory tower but from disgust at my own reactions last night and today, from spending 10 minutes… Continue reading This is Not About the KitchenAid Tweet
I’m lucky that many of my friends and connections already have kids, and I turn to social media whenever I’m in a pinch. Last week I caught myself doing something that burns my cheese when others do it, and had a little “Of course!” moment.
I think the expression “Sometimes the best defense is a good offense” has it backwards. Sometimes the best offense is a good defense.