Krissy Mac

The Education of 'Magic Mike'

Magic Mike

Image Credit: Claudette Barius/Warner Bros.

So, here’s the situation – hypothetical, of course – you’ve just bought Magic Mike on iTunes, but your young children are refusing to go to bed. Are you going to just give up and watch The Lorax instead? Are you going to let all that glorious maleness pass you by?

C’mon ladies, how badly do you want it? (And by “it,” I mean “seeing the movie,” of course… get your minds out the gutter.)

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Why 'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo' makes me sad

Chris Fraticelli

I am not a TV snob. I’m not the person who has ever said, “Ugh, I’ve canceled my cable because everything on TV is such trash.” Nor am I the parent who says, “I limit my kids TV” or “My kids only watch movies that I’ve pre-approved,” or anything that remotely resembles good parental screen-time limiting.

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The Compromise: About those post-kids music tastes...

Krissy Mac has three kids ages 6, 3 1/2, and 1 1/2. If she did a tequila shot for every time she said “No,” “Stop” or “Why isn’t anyone listening to me?” she’d be one happy lady. Instead, she spends her days trying to avoid meltdowns–her own.  She writes about the completely uncontrolled chaos that is her life at

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