Author Archives: The Conservative Moms

Are Video Games Encouraging Children To Gamble?

If you consider yourself a ‘gamer’ (or your children do and have forced its world upon you and your wallet) or even if you’re only slightly involved in the rapidly advancing world of video gaming, you are undoubtedly aware and perhaps disgusted by the now endemic ‘loot crate’ concept. But for those of you who’s only engagement with the industry ...

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More Sex Scandals In The Catholic Church

The Catholic Church has been plagued with accusations of sexual abuse for years, and unfortunately, this trend doesn’t seem to be ending soon.  In fact, just this week a grand jury report released a comprehensive account of widespread sexual abuse by more than 300 Catholic officials in the state of Pennsylvania. The 800+ page report, which dates back to 1947, ...

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Support American Farmers

As someone who was raised in a rural town in Ohio, I have a strong connection with the farming community. In fact, many of my ancestors were farmers.  This is why it bothers me when I’m judged for buying organic. Usually, when the topic comes up, it’s followed by a rolling of the eyes and a speech about how expensive ...

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Rex Tillerson Is Out

It appears yet another Trump appointee has left the Whitehouse. This time Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was the one to step down. According to media reports, he will be replaced by CIA Director Mike Pompeo. Although Tillerson and Trump didn’t necessarily see eye to eye, Tillerson had always been adamant about staying on the job. His departure surprised us ...

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Florida To Start Arming Teachers

A compromise in the form of gun legislation was recently passed by the Florida Senate after the Parkland shooting reignited the fiery gun debate between Democrats and Republicans. On Monday, the Florida Senate passed a bill that implements new gun restrictions but also allows some teachers to carry guns in school. It took three hours for both parties to come ...

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Children Are Hormone Monsters

Even if you don’t have children of your own, you’ve heard the horror stories revolving around the terrible twos and the dreaded teenage years. To be fair, this bad behavior isn’t necessarily the child’s fault. During these stages, hormones are rushing through their bodies, controlling their thoughts and behaviors. We all know that teenagers are full of estrogen and testosterone ...

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Can You Be Open Minded and Moral?

These days it seems the Democrats and Republicans both see themselves as the “moral” party. The Dems defining moral as open-minded and inclusive where the Conservatives believe moral is staying true to Christian values. As a parent, it can be hard to know where to stand. Children are notoriously open-minded as their brains are still developing and they are still ...

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Motel 6 Hands Private Guest Info to ICE

Motel 6 has been accused of giving personal guest information to Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) without guests’ permission. According to a lawsuit filed by the state of Washington, Motel 6 provided ICE with regular lists of information including names, DOBs, driver’s license numbers, and even room numbers. Motel 6 staffers told investigators that ICE agents circled any “Latino-sounding” names ...

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‘Ghost’ Guns are on the Rise

Criminals have found a way to avoid background checks to get guns. According to the Wall Street Journal, there is a black gun market where criminals are easily acquiring rifle parts and then assembling them for buyers willing to pay big money for these undocumented weapons. “Axel Galvez had a deal: $7,500 for five untraceable semiautomatic rifles. And he had ...

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Wages Grow in Cities with Low Unemployment

Wages are finally starting to go up in large cities with low unemployment. Take Minneapolis, for example, where unemployment is just over 2%. Over the past year, private-sector workers saw a wage increase of 4%. This is 50% better than the national average and better than any period of wage growth the area has seen in 6 years. Similar changes have ...

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