Identity, Pop Culture, The Popular Journey, Uncategorized

The Future is Female- A Look Into The Power and Female Empowerment

I love to read.  It’s the only thing where you can be whoever you want and go wherever you want without even leaving your seat.  I thought for a long time about whether or not I would say something about the last book I read, as I turned the last page with my mouth wide… Continue reading The Future is Female- A Look Into The Power and Female Empowerment

Pop Culture, The Popular Journey

All I Needed to Know About Life, I Learned From…Carmen Sandiego

Greetings Gumshoes, Where in the World/in Time is Carmen Sandiego is perhaps one of my most favorite childhood shows.   Hosted by the late Lynn Thigpen, a boss in her own right, Carmen Sandiego invited kids enrolled at New York City public schools to join A.C.M.E, an organization dedicated to fighting crime, especially those that threaten… Continue reading All I Needed to Know About Life, I Learned From…Carmen Sandiego

Pop Culture, The Popular Journey

Should This Even Still Be A Question??

Warning:  This post is about to piss some people off.  But... I do not care. Guns.  We live in a country where there are people who treat their guns like members of the family.  They collect them, use them, clean and take of them.  I currently live in a state with open carry laws, meaning… Continue reading Should This Even Still Be A Question??

Pop Culture, Sports, The Popular Journey

58 Years

From Wentz we came... In Foles, we trusted! February 4, 2018.   A day that will forever live on in Philadelphia history.  On this day, my beloved Philadelphia Eagles claimed the franchise’s very first Lombardi Trophy symbolic of their Super Bowl victory.   I watched the game, nerves wrecked and acrylic paint chipping off my fingernails.  I… Continue reading 58 Years

Pop Culture, The Popular Journey

Facebook is not your friend…

  I don't care how many "friends" you have on the Book, it is not your friend, especially if you are a mom like me.  I like to think of outlets like Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest as the ultimate "frenemies" of mommyhood.  Before you starting saying "but Robin, you use Facebook and Pinterest too... you… Continue reading Facebook is not your friend…

Pop Culture, The Personal Journey, The Popular Journey

Change isn’t always good…

It was the Spring of 1999.  I was about 2 years into being really really REALLY into a little band called *NSYNC.  I mean I was just about convinced that Justin Timberlake was going to be my lawfully wedded spouse one day and we'd live on a peaceful farm in the country, raising our 3 beautiful… Continue reading Change isn’t always good…