A syllabus for Thanksgiving break

“Last night I sat there struggling with the duty I have to destroy that innocent notion of hers, a notion born of my ignorance and my privilege, the privilege shared by so many other well-intentioned but naive white parents.”

For your dad

A roundup of ideas for the father who probably isn’t 73 years old and would rather write a letter in his own blood than spend $45 on a pen.

Earnest blogging

Don’t blame me for all this light-hearted humming I’m doing. Blame Brené Brown. It’s all her fault and she needs to come clean.

Stuff I found while looking around

This week’s link round up.

Not really his rocking horse, but whatever

The messy state of Marlo’s “reading” habit.

This is what I want to read for Book Club

Leta really wishes I would just grow up already.

Stuff I found while looking around

This week’s link roundup.

Ideas for Mother’s Day

Meanwhile, my own mother will be receiving a coupon for “one free lecture to me about the evils of Obamacare.”