I started this quilt, “It Takes A Village”, back in December. I think February, March and April, I listed it as my monthly goal for “A lovely year of finishes” but could not get it done. 338 more words
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Full disclosure: I’m not a parent.
Given that, maybe it’s judgmental to call out parents as bad. But, even non-parents know that adult caregivers’ first priority should be keeping the kid alive. 321 more words
I have to admit that I’m not particularly fond of the saying, “It takes a village to raise a child.” My disdain for this phrase is rooted in the fact that it is too often used as a rationalization for disengaged parenting, and by social engineers, who are trying to disguise their political agenda as some sort of genuine concern for the welfare of children. 980 more words