Author Archives: Timmerie

feminism / relationships / women

Three Coins in the Fountain – Movie Review

I recently watched the Golden Age film, Three Coins in the Fountain for the first time on Netflix.  This is a classic movie everyone should watch.  Three Coins in the Fountain will leave you reflecting on relationships, deception, and sacrifices, and not to mention nostalgically musing on time spent in Rome or pining for future […]

Catholic / Dads / education / ethics / family / feminism / Fertility / gender / God / reproductive rights / Theology of the Body / Vatican / women

New Radio Show & Podcast

I’m thrilled to share with you my new radio show with my new co-host: author and apologist Don Johnson! Trending with Don and Timmerie takes up the baton of Hearts and Minds in a fresh way.  Trending is a nationally syndicated radio show and international Catholic podcast – my co-host Don Johnson and I talk the latest in culture. Are you […]

abortifacient / abortion / feminism / morality / pregnancy / Prolife / women

Early

This is a guest post by my dear friend Michelle Pallisco who works with me regularly contributing feedback, idea, and support for my work.   I’m usually a very closed book. I don’t feel comfortable sharing much about my experiences or myself, but after scrolling through Facebook on International Women’s Day I felt the need to […]

abortion / Birth Control / contraception / Mother Mary / politics / women

Do I Need an IUD?

The real question what will happen if I lose my birth control? Refinery29, a media platform that shares all things pop-culture and lifestyle recently posted the following video. Women are encouraged to have an IUD implanted immediately before president elect Donald Trump repeals the Affordable Care Act and thereby ends subsidized “free” birth control covered […]

abortion / Birth Control / feminism / Uncategorized

Who was the founder of Planned Parenthood?

Who was the Real Margaret Sanger program educates the current culture to the roots of the radical feminist movement.  A movement which promotes the chemical and surgical manipulation of the woman’s body, and even death of a pre-born child, as the necessary means to equality and freedom for women.  In this brief and informative series, […]

ethics / eugenics / Movies & TV / Physician Assisted Suicide/Euthanasia

Me Before You Movie

Have you seen the movie or trailer for Me Before You? It looks like the cutest and most romantic movie about a beautiful girl and a man who faces a new life as a quadriplegic. Ladies, there is a castle! It couldn’t get much better than that! Right? Most people were in for a rude […]

Birth Control / Breast Cancer / contraception / feminism / Fertility / The Pill / Uncategorized / women

The Pill Club

Do you belong?   In college, my friends used to jump on and off hormonal contraceptives like The Pill, NuvaRing, Yaz, and others based on the balancing of their monthly budget.  Contraception was considered a luxury whether for the purpose of “safe sex”, lighter or fewer menstrual cycles, less acne, bigger boobs, etc.  Now, it’s […]

abortion / Birth Control / college / contraception / feminism / The Pill / Uncategorized / women

#Draw the Line Elizabeth Banks

The Center for Reproductive Rights is promoting the campaign ‘Draw the Line’ which encourages anyone in favor of reproductive freedom to step out of the sidelines to share their story and create awareness for reproductive rights.   A series of videos are published on the website where actresses such as Elizabeth Banks, Amy Brenneman, Mercedes Mason, […]

feminism / politics / Uncategorized

Carly Fiorina and Feminism

On Wednesday, Carly Fiorina suspended her campaign for president.  Her closing statement regarding leadership and feminism is a must read. Carly focused not  only on winning the nomination but also on service for the sake of others. She stated that, “a leader is a servant whose highest calling is to unlock potential in others.”  Is […]

feminism / gender / girl / Marriage / parenting

Maturing Gender Gap

People often say girls mature more quickly than males. This is a gap that only seems to increase well into the young adult years. Generally speaking, we could likely agree ( perhaps begrudgingly for some) that women tend to learn how to take care of themselves on a basic level more quickly than men. Scientists […]