Category Archives: Fill Your Head (Books)

SUMMER OF LUV!

  Hey everybody! It’s finally Summer y’all!  After the longest winter ever, I cannot wait to indulge in all the things I love.  No, wait… what I really want to do is gorge myself on all my favorite summer pleasures. … Continue reading

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Another Day, Another Pot Shot Aimed at Moms.

So I came across this article today at the XOJane website.  You can read the article here.  Long story short… the author thinks moms are horrible, selfish people.  After I read it, I felt compelled to say something.  My comment is … Continue reading

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Is the Start of the School Year the Real Start of Your Year?

I’ve never been one to invest too much in New Year’s resolutions.  I never looked at January as the time of renewal.  It mostly serves as the time of year when I mess up a lot of checks writing the … Continue reading

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Out of the Box Parenting Resources

Wired Magazine – Boy, these folks are smarter than me and I love it! I tend to read this next to my laptop so I can google freely when I get stumped.  It also helps me keep up

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PCP in 3 words or less

Build A Bear – march into hell DNC – forward! 1st Day of School – wheeeeeeeee! Jimmy Kimmel – back to school Charleston Chews – they have minis VMAs – not my demographic Unique Eats – weight gain television Chris … Continue reading

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Pop Culture Wrap Up… in three words or less!

I’m adding a new feature here on Pop Culture Parent.  Let’s shorthand some of these pressing Pop Culture issues with my handly little three word assessment!  Here goes… Republican National Convention – make it rain! The Expendables II – explosive … Continue reading

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Archie is more enlightened than you (and that’s a good thing).

Let’s talk about a quiet revolution. The best kind of revolution, where you see people just living their lives and showing that we can be different but fundamentally the same in all the ways that count. I’ve been watching this … Continue reading

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Diary of a Hit Franchise… follow up!

I found a great article yesterday on Entertainment Weekly’s new Family Channel Blog.  It’s an interview with the author of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid book series, Jeff Kinney.  Who knew that the series was never intended for kids? … Continue reading

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Diary of a Successful Movie Franchise.

This weekend, the third installment of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series hits theaters.  Yes, I said the THIRD.  My family will be one of many going out to support it.  Bigger movies have come and gone, but Diary … Continue reading

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Mommy Porn – I’m offended and You Should Be Too!

I promise you, this is NOT a post about 50 Shades of Grey.  This post is about the reaction that the book has generated.  And, in particular, a concept that I find much more offensive then all the hokey writing … Continue reading

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