Category Archives: The Lovely World

Well HELLO everybody!

Well HELLO everybody!  I’ve been off the site for a minute. (okay, maybe more than a minute It’s been an exciting few months for me with the new radio gig and I needed a little time to make sure my … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays!

The holidays are here!  My family couldn’t be more excited.  We  love this time of year, mostly because one of the best gifts we every received came in December (Hey kidlet!)  I know it can be overwhelming and stressful to pull … Continue reading

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Pop Culture Parent is coming to a radio near you.

Big news! Pop Culture Parent is coming to the radio!  Actually, Twila Dang (my government name will be hosting a Pop Culture talk show called POP LIFE on MyTalk107.1 in St. Paul, MN.  The show will air on Saturdays from … Continue reading

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I love that Big Yellow Bird!

Thank you Saturday Night Live.  Thank you for giving Big Bird a forum to express himself.  Thank you for keeping it classy with my favorite fictional bird.  And thank you for a joke I can totally share with my kidlets. … Continue reading

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Solange… I’m conflicted.

Solange Knowles has a huge shadow to step out from behind.  It can’t be easy to be Beyonce’s baby sister.  Although she’s had a few reboots in her career, I always find myself slightly intrigued to see what she’ll do … 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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WHOA!

Whoa! Just freakin… Whoa! Watch the whole thing.  Trust me, your mind will be blown in the best possible way! invisible bike helmet

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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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Parenting in the face of fear

When bad things happen, it is hard to fight the instinct to retreat from life to protect the people you love.  You alter plans, keep a keener eye on your kids and go scare yourself with Internet “facts” about the … Continue reading

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I’m bored with Pop Culture.

Yes, I said it.  Every now and again I get bored with Pop Culture.  Mind you, it takes a lot of television consumption, magazine reading, Internet trolling strolling, comic book obsessing, cartoon avoiding (they really are terrible now) and so … Continue reading

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