Topic: STFU Parents

STFU Parents: Should Parents Get Preferential Treatment At Drive-Thrus?

STFU Parents: Should Parents Get Preferential Treatment At Drive-Thrus?

In the drive-thru line, we’re all in it together. We’re all lazy, or efficient, depending on how you view patronizing these establishments, and that’s that. Except — two things. One, the argument has long been made by parents that only moms and dads with small kids should be allowed to use the drive-thru, and two, drive-thru culture IS slightly changing to accommodate families. More »

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 »

STFU Parents: Top 6 Overshare Tips For Parents In 2015

STFU Parents: Top 6 Overshare Tips For Parents In 2015

Happy New Year! It’s officially 2015, and I’m both excited and scared to see what the year ahead will bring us on social media. Will this be the year that parents finally stop complaining about Daylight Saving Time? Will couples’ maternity photo shoots get taken to a terrifying new level that I can’t predict or imagine? Are parents prepared to give mommyjacking a rest, or are they just gearing up to lay down the mommyjack smack on another social platform? More »