Assuming all young parents are like Teem Mom is like assuming that all 40+ women are about that Real Housewife life.
This one will hurt for a long time.
Okay, a few words of warning: This “Stay In School” PSA from Australia is graphic. It is not safe for work. It is awesome.
This is also very body-positive. Possibly rape-positive too. But body-positive for sure. Don’t shame the butthole.
That pencil bed, tho.
We hold our friends’ hair when they throw up. We bring them food and watch Netflix with them when they’re sick. We console them when they’re disappointed. We nurture.
What happens when 2-inches of snow fall in the middle of the day in a city with a tragically ineffectual public transit system?
In every other relationship, you’re told how unhealthy it is to love someone else more than yourself. And then you have a baby. Suddenly, you’re told you cannot give enough.
Southern: Eating honeysuckle. Redneck: Chewing tobacco.
If you can’t shake a feeling that a friend really needs you to show up for them – even if you can’t pinpoint why you feel that way or what they might need – chances are it’s for a reason.