A slice of suburban family life from the diverse perspectives of a politically minded, professional mom and wife raising her children in a very political world.
Given recent history of school shootings, violence & excessive truancy at schools nationwide, an ID that tracks students while on school grounds could help advance student safety Published 2:05 p.m. January 15, 2013 - Comments
The year 2012 was eventful for the way politics intersected with child rearing, and it became more apparent for parents that raising children has gotten even more challenging. Published 4:30 p.m. December 30, 2012 - Comments
Here are seven simple things parents can do to help their children deal with tragic incidents like this one and open lines of communication when they happen. Published 2:56 p.m. December 14, 2012 - Comments
A dated book from Susan Rice suggesting a new way of incorporating Black history in the texts is not totally off the mark and is key to doing away with race divisions & the need for Black History Month Published 9:00 p.m. December 5, 2012 - Comments
As the nation titters on falling off the looming Fiscal Cliff, families earning slightly above $250,000 are not necessarily rich & ought to be spared imminent tax hikes after the "Bush" tax cuts expire in 2013 Published 11:39 a.m. November 28, 2012 - Comments
Some Republicans' language and rhetoric toward children were deemed vitriolic and antagonistic to some groups and could have energized some groups and contributed to Mitt Romney's loss Tuesday. Published 11:41 a.m. November 9, 2012 - Comments
Parents, use today to start planning ways to teach your children the importance of voting, democracy and being civically-minded. Here are 50 ideas to get you started. Published 1:29 p.m. November 6, 2012 - Comments
Despite perceived unfairness, there is value to diversity in the classroom and the need for Affirmative Action may start in fixing inferior education and access in the early years. Published 11:17 a.m. October 14, 2012 - Comments
Conservative watchdog group opposed to Secret Service expenditures to protect Malia Obama during her spring break to Mexico this year didn't similarly object to protection of Bush girls' vacation in Argentina Published 2:03 p.m. September 29, 2012 - Comments
Find up-to-date information on the D.C. and Baltimore live music scenes and read interviews with artists and reviews of the latest releases and concerts.
Florida singer/songwriter duo's recent performance at DC's 9:30 Club reviewed.
Bluegrass trio, The Devil Makes Three: Updated down-home action at the 9:30 Club.
Juliana Hatfield and Matthew Caws appearance as Minor Alps in DC.
Classic hardcore punks H2O in action in Silver Spring, Maryland.
Find the latest news and happening that effect those in the Washington D.C., Northern Virginia and Maryland Metro region.
All of the world’s problems, solved on your back porch
A politically conservative and morally liberal Hebrew alpha male hunts left-wing viper
Television commentary, reviews, news and nonstop DVR catch-up by Lisa King Dolloff and friends.
The world of professional wrestling as seen through the eyes of columnist James Ryan, including previews, recaps, interviews and all of the latest wrestling news.