Momdamentalism

  Momdamentalism Definition noun mom·da·men·tal·ism \-tə-ˌli-zəm\ A person who subscribes to a particular parenting philosophy to such extremes that they believe that everyone should make the same parenting decisions as they do. Significant markers include the inability to entertain ideas/research that counter their values, quick to defensiveness, put downs of those who disagree, and a deep […]

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Apologies from an overly conceptual, long winded blogger

I have successfully avoided blogging until today.  This wasn’t because I didn’t have stuff to say – I love my inner monologue as much as the next gal – but because every time I tried to write something down it came out sounding like an undergraduate sociology essay.  I couldn’t write about ‘family’ or ‘mothering’ without asking questions […]

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