Early marriage, abstinence and gender inequality…

Not too long ago, I got called to task by a reader for being critical, intolerant and prideful because I expressed dismay over the early marriage, pregnancy and lack of college education of a former pastor’s kid, saying that my daughter has “more sense than that.” Framed in my typical, snarky, sarcastic manner. (by the…

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An open letter to women’s clothing designers… Rant On!

Dear clothing designers, In my life, I have been everything from really thin to the border of really big (I never quite crossed into that territory). Along the way, I’ve had friends of various sizes and almost all of them had the same complaint.  It seems that most women’s clothing is designed for pre-pubescent hips…

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Will someone please tell Mel to shut up already?

Perhaps Mel Gibson needs rehab for his mouth and mind… If you haven’t seen the latest flap in the “Gibson’s a sick, angry, racist asswipe” drama, please google him. It’s entertaining – sort of. While I agree that, if he did indeed say the kinds of things he supposedly said, it reflects an incredibly vile…

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Finding Inspiration…

I’ve been reading a fabulous blog written by a woman whom I will come right out and say makes me envious! She’s a beautiful lady, married to an incredibly sexy looking man (and obviously deeply in love), and they’ve produced a quartet of incredibly cute children. Okay, so what, right? Well, she can also cook,…

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Do these jeans make my butt look fat?

No, honey, your butt is just fat, it’s not the jeans, trust me! No woman in her right mind should ever ask her man that question. And no man who values his masculinity would ever give that answer. I never ask, and my honey never answers. I know I need to lose a few –…

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