Us Movie

Us Movie

I have been waiting for a good horror movie for the longest time. Netflix seemed to have taken over for a while with hits like Birdbox and every horror movie classic I can think of. But as I said, I’ve been waiting for an excuse to go and watch a movie in the...
“Mother suspects child has autism” – PDA

“Mother suspects child has autism” – PDA

You can’t see Autism, and you certainly can’t see pathological demand avoidance (PDA). But I’m starting to think that I can…maybe. As I reach the final day of parenting alone during my husbands’ work trip to NYC, I’m feeling somewhat...
Diet culture, are we really done with it?

Diet culture, are we really done with it?

For much of my teens and adult life, I’ve been what my BMI considers overweight or obese. I’ve been no stranger to diet culture or the word ‘thinspiration’. Over the years, most recently, in fact, there’s been a body positivity movement, BOPO. This movement encourages...
Christmas Gift Ideas

Christmas Gift Ideas

Christmas is only around the corner, and I for one hate the thought of buying pointless gifts. You don’t need to spend megabucks this year, don’t do it! Think carefully and spend those pennies wisely. You may have noticed that I haven’t explicitly said...
What does depression look like?

What does depression look like?

Have you heard the story of the Hollywood star that made the world laugh with his comedy, but then committed suicide? Or how about the reality television participant who seemed to be living the life, but then took her own? How about the world-renowned author that...