The Diminishing Nest

When the sidekick I birthed into the world goes out into that world, and I am not quite sure what to do with myself anymore...

By |October 8th, 2019|1000 Words, Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Diminishing Nest

When becoming a Parent makes everything A-Parrent

If you think the parents are the boss and the kids are the scholars, think again. I used to be one of those people that was all like ‘You’re the parent, just do what needs to be done and control your kid!’ I thought good parenting equals perfect child.

But becoming a parent and having that […]

By |November 27th, 2016|1000 Words|Comments Off on When becoming a Parent makes everything A-Parrent

Pink is the New Pink: Putting Femininity back into Feminism

When did perceived femininity become synonymous with weak, frivolous and the ‘lesser gender’? Doesn’t equal rights and equal opportunities include femininity too? Feminism, by it’s very name and nature, should include the feminine, not ostracize it. My biggest concern is that these days, anything ‘for girls’ is seen as insulting; that femininity is frivolity. We have to ask ourselves, what message are we trying to give the world when fighting the gender-stereotyping.

By |March 18th, 2015|1000 Words|3 Comments