Archive for September 2012

Should you censor the music your teenager listens to? This mom says no.

Should you censor the music your teenager listens to? This mom says no.
I started thinking about the topic of whether I should be censoring my 14-year old daughter’s music this week when I was listening to the new Pink album, “The Truth about Love.”  I don’t consider myself a prude when it comes to music and will listen to pretty much anything.  In fact, I think blanking... Read more »

6 Reasons why you should listen to the new Dave Matthews Band album

6 Reasons why you should listen to the new Dave Matthews Band album
I really shouldn’t have to make a list to convince you to buy the new Dave Matthews Band album, “Away from the World” because it came out a full eight days ago, so you probably already own it by now.  If, by some chance, you are still contemplating whether to pull the trigger, I have... Read more »

The Allure of Mom Jeans and Crocs

The Allure of Mom Jeans and Crocs
A month or so ago, I was on the receiving end of a comment by my 19-year old daughter.  I can’t remember specifically what she said, but it had something to do with her observation that whatever I was wearing leaned toward the frumpy end of the spectrum.  I defensively snapped at her that it’s... Read more »
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Lecrae: Christian Rapper Extraordinaire

Lecrae: Christian Rapper Extraordinaire
 “They say you can rap about anything except for Jesus That means guns, sex, lies, video tapes But if I talk about God my record won’t get played” - Kanye West (“Jesus Walks”) Among many other things, Kanye and I have had this erroneous belief in common.  Last week I was introduced to the world of... Read more »