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57 examples of partnered parent privilege

Activism, Feminism, Social Justice By December 29, 2014 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , No Comments

Recently Kristen Tea, a writer and mom I greatly admire, wrote an article for Mother Wise called You’re Not A Single Mom Unless You’re a Single Mom, and I really agreed with and loved it. I have been highly offended many times in the past to hear happily married women in dual income households or households where one parent is able to stay home refer to themselves as single moms.

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People’s Climate March

Activism, Climate Justice and Environmentalism By September 21, 2014 Tags: , , , , No Comments
The People's Climate rally at the Capitol!

The People’s Climate rally at the Capitol!

As many of you know, today hundreds of thousands of people across the world (over 300,000 in New York City alone) gathered to demand action on climate change.  It was a huge moment in history, and will be a serious turning point for climate conversations in the future.  Here in Denver, nothing was planned.  So I planned something.

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Guest Post: Ben from Anicca Acres

Activism, Community, Food Producing Animals, Gardening, Guest Post, Home cooking, Social Justice By September 9, 2014 Tags: , , , , 2 Comments
Ben working Anicca Acres.

Ben working Anicca Acres.

Welcome to our newest feature on Rocking the Homestead, where we’ll take a look at other kick ass, rocking homesteads across the internet!  Today we’re going to check out the homestead of an old Army buddy of mine, Ben and his wife, Kelsey. Ben blogs at www.theonlytruthismusic.com.

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People’s Climate March

Activism, Climate Justice and Environmentalism, Community, Current Events By September 8, 2014 Tags: , , , , , , , , , No Comments

I’m sure everyone has heard of the People’s Climate March taking place in New York City September 21st, and for a brief moment in time, I thought I would be able to attend it.  That would have been a dream come true for me, but unfortunately, due to some medical appointments I have to keep having to do with the surrogacy, I am unable to attend.  

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