Musings of a Millennial

My Dad and I often have playful banter about the generation divide. He's a baby boomer; I'm a millennial. We lambast his generation for Brexit, unaffordable housing and pushing up the pension age. They label us 'snowflakes': lazy, entitled and oversensitive. He came to visit recently and after an eggnog latte at 'Snowbucks' as he … Continue reading Musings of a Millennial

Just be a nice human, okay?

"What do you want to be when you grow up?" Why do we ask children this?  Why do we define "be" in terms of a job or status {noun}, instead of asking them what kind of person they would like to be when they grow up {adjective}? Be happy.  Be kind.  Be thoughtful.  Be brave.  Be … Continue reading Just be a nice human, okay?