Hell is for Retail Employees: Open on Thanksgiving Edition

So, you think that retailers being open on Thanksgiving is a good idea. Oh, and that retail workers should be grateful for the chance to earn extra money, because hey, aren’t they making time and a half, and shouldn’t they actually be thanking their employers and the customers for giving them such a great opportunity?

First off, high five on perpetuating the notion that retail workers are a lower class of humans who couldn’t possibly appreciate having time to spend holidays with their families. We all really appreciate that whole perspective not having died out yet. Read More Hell is for Retail Employees: Open on Thanksgiving Edition

How To Be A Good Theme Park Guest

At the end of my first day of an Orlando theme park vacation, my friend and I (both childless and in our twenties)  met an adorable family on line for a ride in Tomorrowland at Magic Kingdom. This wouldn’t normally be something that would have such an impact on me, but we had spent the entire day (and would spend the next three days of theme park visits) surrounded by not-so-adorable families. Read More How To Be A Good Theme Park Guest