Topic: STFU Parents

STFU Parents: Moms Who Preach About Eating Their Placenta Can Stop Now

STFU Parents: Moms Who Preach About Eating Their Placenta Can Stop Now

Placentas have become such a fetishized post-birth fascination — especially since so many hospitals still won’t allow women to bring their placenta home, forcing those who do to “smuggle” theirs out like spies — that it can be difficult to keep up with all the ways new moms (and dads!) make use of the temporary organ most of us refer to as “medical waste.” More »

STFU Parents: Are Grandmajackers Annoying Or Just Cluelessly Adorable?

STFU Parents: Are Grandmajackers Annoying Or Just Cluelessly Adorable?

If there’s one social media demographic that tends to eschew the “rules” of online engagement, it’s older people. I’m talking about people who only learned how to use Facebook in very recent years and couldn’t care less about their social media “brand.” People who use too many exclamation points, or no punctuation at all, and have an affinity for disregarding context in any given conversation. That’s right, I’m talking about grandparents. More »