After the 2016 Presidential Election, so many of us started talking about the changes we wanted to make in our country to protect marginalized groups. Well now is the time to put your money where your mouth is and support those who are doing the work of social justice. This list is certainly not . . .
Earlier this month, I posted about our Family Reset Day at the Apple Orchard and I mentioned how important it is to have that time as a family. Well, it's also important to have time to reset as a married couple. Mr. S and I celebrated 5 years of marriage on October 29th and after being reluctant to . . .
This post contains affiliate links. Someone I love voted for Trump and I am devastated. In the 48 hours since I learned of this person’s choice, I’ve found myself feeling a range of emotions including anger, disappointment, betrayal, and shame. I’m angry that someone I love could vote for a . . .
This is the letter that I sent to the Raising an Advocate newsletter subscribers today. I thought I'd share it here as well. I don’t know about you but last night’s election results felt like a huge gut punch to the eight years of political progress our country has made. I kept asking myself, . . .
Hi Everyone, I know it's been a bit quiet around here but if you're following Raising an Advocate you know I've been super overwhelmed. Plus, I don't know about your family but Fall seems to be the busiest time of year for our family. It could be because my husband and I are both in education and . . .