Please Don't Tell Me To Calm Down

Please Don't Tell Me To Calm Down

Last week my older brother texted me that he’d booked his vacation for next summer – I joked, “That’s only if we’re all still alive by then, hahaha!” I was only kind of joking. 

He wrote back, “Huh?” 

I wrote back, “You know…climate change horrors, nuclear war threats, civil war threats? Read any news lately?” 

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State-of-the-Blog

State-of-the-Blog

The simple act of writing this blog is a pretty white privileged suburban mom thing to do.  I’ve got it easy AF. Sure, the act of raising young children is certainly tiring and stressful at times, and being a working mom is also tiring and stressful. And I may not get to do all the things I want or need to do in any kind of satisfying or timely way. But it’s time I spoke my truth about something that up until now I’ve been cautious of admitting on this platform.  

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