I Won't Apologize for My Fabulous Facebook Life

My Facebook feed isn't the whole story, but it's my absolute truth. I admit it: I don't tell the world every dirty little detail of my life. And I'm not going to apologize for it. ...more
This was great! Mainly because... let's face it... everyone usually posts the best pictures and ...more

I Sold Sex Toys to Support My Children 

If someone had asked me when I was 20 to describe my life at 40, never in a million years would I have imagined raising kids on my own, working days as a dental hygienist and selling sex toys on the side. Yet, that's exactly where I wound up. ...more
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I Have No Guilt Parenting Your Child in Public

It wasn't until I watched her — I never saw her face, but the way her shoulders slouched forward told me she was dejected, and the way her body moved told me she was crying — that I decided I had to step in; I had to say something — for her, for others, and for me. ...more
This post spoke to me. I wore a Milwaukee brace from the age of 10 to 14. I was a poor kid, ...more

Car Conversations: The Time My Sons Asked Me If Girls Have Orgasms

It had never once occurred to me that they would wonder about women having orgasms. My son's question made me realize how little information I'd given them about female sexuality. ...more
This is wonderful. I love that your kids feel comfortable asking you questions like this, and ...more

A Letter To The Grown Man I Dated When I Was 15

Do you ever think about me? Do you wonder if I'll write about you — if I'll take to the Internet to shout out loud about what you did to me? ...more
Sigh... this resonates with me. Brings back memories from my teen years and an older guy (19), ...more

I Can't Breastfeed But I Am NOT A Bad Mom 

Despite the lactation and pediatrician evaluations, herbs, supplements,and pumping every other hour, I still don't produce enough milk. I am not alone. ...more
I breastfed all 3 of kids with one boob. I was bit by a dog when I was a teenager and when I had ...more

I Love The Way Rough Sex Scares Me

I don't know exactly when it started, but once he put his hand around my neck during sex, I realized I loved it. ...more

Can You Have Varicose Veins in Your Vagina?

Unfortunately, there's no compression sock for your vagina. ...more
I did too. Not fun. It's been 11 year and while it's still there it's not really a problem. ...more

Why I Don't Feel Safe In Public as an Orthodox Jewish Woman

I know I may seem different to you, strange even. We look different, we keep mostly to ourselves, and we basically live in our own little bubble. I understand that you don't "get" us, but I don't understand why we deserve the hatred directed at us. ...more
Lately there has been a huge upsurge in antisemitism.....enough to make me more wary and ...more

6 Ways My Husband Drives Me Bonkers

It's OK to mean well and not actually get anywhere. You know I'll end up forgiving you eventually. It's just, when you try to help, you're really doing the exact opposite. ...more
Luckily I married a saint. He finishes honey do lists in record times and inspires me not to ...more