Topic: Facebook

STFU Parents: 2015 Trend Forecast For Parents On Facebook

STFU Parents: 2015 Trend Forecast For Parents On Facebook

Social media trends can last long enough to become mainstream (I’m thinking of the people who create Facebook account for their fetus — that “trend” hasn’t slowed down at all), but even still, new ways of using sites like Facebook crop up every day. Sometimes they lead to a rash of interminable fads, like pregnancy announcements involving various pairs of shoes, chalkboards, or jars of Prego spaghetti sauce, until the trend is so overused that it finally jumps the shark. More »

Friends Don’t Guilt Friends Into Buying Momtrepreneur Crap On Facebook

Friends Don't Guilt Friends Into Buying Momtrepreneur Crap On Facebook

It used to be the biggest things we had to complain about on Facebook were too many baby pictures and inspirational memes. Those were the days. Now, how many of you have “friends” who use Facebook to push their home businesses, i.e. pyramid schemes, i.e. Momtrepreneur crap? Repeat after me, friends do not try to trick friends into pyramid schemes on Facebook. More »

STFU Parents: Giving Thanks For All The Cool Parents

STFU Parents: Giving Thanks For All The Cool Parents

What is it that compels some parents to post about bodily fluids and others to turn their parenting lives into hilarious snippets of humor? I have no idea. But I don’t think it’s typical for individual parents to post about both. You’re either a “Cool Mom” (in the best sense), or you’re someone who revels in bloody tooth socket photography, in my experience. More »