Browsing the category: Daily

A literal and metaphorical breakthrough

With help from the village of mothers around her, the sparkle has returned to my baby girl’s eyes.

Stuff I found while looking around

This week’s link roundup. I could have just posted the video of that dog and we’d all be done for the day.

This is what it looks like to knock down a barrier in global maternal health

Many of you are helping to construct a building that will save an untold number of lives.

Quinoa, frogs legs and more musings from “The Picnic Game”

When it comes to games involving the alphabet, pity the participant who is in his sixties and can’t remember what comes after the letter C.

Stuff I found while looking around

This week’s link roundup featuring dogs, race, bipolar disorder, human trafficking, and exercise balls. And one very specific tweet that has me snorting. I’ll let you guess which one.

Scent sucker revisited

My friend Sarah expounds further on her kryptonite: “This scent made my house smell like I was richer and less worried than I am, which is not at all and very. Of course then they discontinued it.”

Knowing Your Michelles

“I guarantee you she has been playing this role since Amy T. locked herself in the bathroom at Amy J.’s slumber party in fourth grade. That’s when she learned what got her off, and she has been seeking it out like a junkie every since.”

From my courageous friend to those of you who need it

“I am stronger now not because the feeling is any less intense than it was years ago, but because I understand it. I know it will go away and that alone has saved me.”

The beginning of big kid school

A bittersweet milestone, one that is tearing me up as much as it is confusing for her.

Stuff I found while looking around

This week’s link roundup. This one could just be a whole bunch of animated GIFs about how happy I am that it’s Friday. Just picture me face down in some sort of Paleo dessert.