proactive, NOT reactive

I am still working on Part 2 to “New Feminists”, but I had a thought that I wanted to share sooner than later. So please be patient me with and let me jump topics for a bit here. I promise I will come back to tell you all about what New Feminists look like! And that…

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What is a “New Feminist”?

The Second Wave of Feminism doesn’t have quite as clear of a start date, but many of the ideas and foundational building blocks were already being promoted in society as early as the 1910s-20s.  Margaret Sanger was already hard at work bringing birth control to our country; although interestingly, she was never allied with the work of…

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When the music changes…..

There is an old African proverb that says, ” When the music changes, so does the dance.”  I believe that this is true, and that it extends beyond just music and dancing. When the heart of a culture is changed, so are the actions that follow. Because of this, it is with great joy that I share the…

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A little ditty about breastfeeding….

In honor of World Breastfeeding Week, August 1-7, I thought I would devote a little time to singing the praises of nursing our babies. Like I mentioned in an earlier posting about the many different issues that make up a truly pro-life (not just anti-abortion) position, breastfeeding DOES fall within the bigger picture of recognizing how amazing our…

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