We've all seen it. Pretty much any "controversial" post written by a woman, regarding parenting or mom-ing, is met with a barrage of the same tired comments: "Stop the mommy wars" or "Stop fueling the mommy wars" or a variation of that notion. Today, I'm telling you to STFU about the "mommy wars". It's annoying. It's anti-feminist. And it's some serious BS. Women who have … [Read more...] about Stop Talking About the Effing Mommy Wars
The "mommy wars": we've all heard of those. Even the childless know about the "mommy wars", but in case you've been living in a cardboard box for the last decade or so, the "mommy wars" are, in short, what any strong disagreement or difference of opinion is called among adult women who have children. And quite frankly, it's ridiculous. Let's not get it twisted: the fact that … [Read more...] about What If We Stopped Calling Every Disagreement a “Mommy War”?
Real talk: I am so sick of reading all of these phony "end the mommy wars" posts on popular mom/parenting sites. First of all, it's not genuine. By dissing the mommy wars, and women who judge other women, you are essentially doing exactly the same thing: judging other moms for their opinions. Second, we all have different ideas. Some women are more opinionated than others. Just … [Read more...] about Why I Do Not Care About the “Mommy Wars”