The Exponent Blog

Bishop Potato Head and the Cartoon Wars

I have a hard time understanding the chaos spinning because of the Muslim cartoons. Perhaps that’s because the First Amendment protects every insensitive US crackpot’s freedom to say whatever. I also live just blocks...

Virtual Oases IV

A weekly round-up of LDS women’s voices. Julie’s master’s thesis: The anointing of Jesus by the unnamed woman in Bethany. Can we get her on the curriculum writing committee, please? FMHLisa: Every day moral...

Me and Mormon Letters

In the space of just a few days I went from being a full-time student & paycheck-earner to a full-time Mom. It was not an easy transition. But what helped me most during this...

Namesake

I love my name. It’s no pseudonym. Deborah. Devorah. Queen Bee. Just dare to call me Debbie as a child and my father would swiftly correct the error. The Hebrew Bible was his standard...

Virtual Oases III

Worth A Look: I really wish I had been in the audience for this Stake Conference talk (scroll down and click on “This talk”) Memoirs of an LDS Policewoman Another reason why feminism is...

What's for dinner?

As someone who is always looking for something new (and easy) to make for dinner, I thought I’d post a meal I love—in fact, I think we’ll be having it for dinner tonight. It’s...