Month: May 2012

Want to get rid of the crazy? Then start investing in the sane.

Arizona certainly doesn’t lack for crazy ideas led by equally zany lawmakers. From politicians working to further the ‘birther’ conspiracy to legislators redefining conception to two weeks prior to ovulation, we’ve got more than enough material to keep comedians like Jon Stewart in business. But instead of shaking our heads or shrugging our shoulders over …

The politics of the ‘mommy wars’ & why women need to stop buying into it

“Are you mom enough?” This was the cover headline on TIME magazine’s Mother’s Day edition. It was accompanied by a picture of a toddler standing on a chair, breastfeeding from his model-perfect mother. Shameless ploy to sell magazines? Of course it was. But we buy it anyway. Let’s face it; the “mommy wars” sell. From …