sex positivity


Review: Sex Is a Funny Word 1

I know this isn’t my standard review faire, but as a sex-positive parent, I’m happy to find sex-ed resources I can recommend. Sex Is a Funny Word was written by Cory Silverberg, who boasts an impressive sex-ed resume, and Fiona Smyth, whose gorgeous illustrations brilliantly represent bodies of literally all colors, genders, […]


Confession: Woodhull #SFS15 – I Left My Husband 5

Carrie and I celebrated our 10th anniversary while at the Woodhull #SFS15. I walked into that hotel room with my husband, excited for the transformational seminars and workshops, time with friends, and marital revelry without the burden of parenting. We had no idea it would change our lives.


Confession: I Can’t Call Magic Mike XXL Feminist

I’m going to play film critic, and not for a porn flick. I had the opportunity to see a recent release in a theater with a group of local feminists. We wanted to see why everyone keeps calling Magic Mike XXL feminist. I’m posting a full deconstruction here.


Confession: I Took My 8-Year-Old Bikini Shopping

“I want a bikini for the beach,” my 8-year-old daughter said. Carrie, the only awake adult in the house at the time, had about a split second to react and respond. “Why do you want a bikini?” Carrie asked. They were not ready for this request. “I just…want to know what […]