BIO

Rebekah Kuschmider is a DC area writer with a background in non-profit management and advocacy. Her work has been seen at Babble, Scary Mommy, Huffington Post, The Mid, Redbook online, and The Broad Side. She is the creator of the blog Stay at Home Pundit and is a contributor to the upcoming book Love Her, Love Her Not: The Hillary Paradox (an anthology, SheWrites Press, Nov. 2015). You can follow her on Facebook and Twitter.

Rebekah Kuschmider's Articles

Fight off creeping existential dread with puppy cuteness. (Image Credit: Twitter/@cuteemergency)

TWITTER PUPPIES: The Temporary Cure For Existential Dread Brought On By Trump

Hello. I am writing to you from a place of rage over the House of Representatives’ misguided attempts to reform health care. They have apparently decided the real definition of “reform” is “to make... Read...
Rebekah Kuschmider    |   03.23.17 1pm   |   SHARE
Trump's only been in office... EIGHT weeks?!

#RavsRadar: Hold Off 'Resistance Fatigue' With Some Hard-Earned Self-Care

Can you believe it’s only been eight weeks since Trump took office? That’s not even a full school marking period. It’s shorter than a 90-day free trial on an app or news site. It’s nothing! But it’s... Read...
Rebekah Kuschmider    |   03.22.17 11am   |   SHARE
The F.B.I. has been investigation Trump. SINCE JULY. (Image Credit: Flickr/Rich Girard)

#RavsRadar: So, Trump Has Been Under F.B.I. Investigation For 8 Months

Yesterday, Americans got to take yet another trip to the magical realms of WTF as FBI Director... Read...
Rebekah Kuschmider    |   03.21.17 1pm   |   SHARE
A new friend for a new generation of kids. (Image Credit: Instagram/@sesamestreet)

World, Meet Julia: Sesame Street Introduces New Character With Autism

Over the years, Sesame Street has been a pioneer in holding up a mirror to the lived experiences of children and giving them a friendly reflection of themselves and their environments. The very basis... Read...
Rebekah Kuschmider    |   03.20.17 12pm   |   SHARE
Oh yes, it's a baby rhino. You gotta feel some feels for this adorable little guy.

#FurballFriday: Rare Baby Rhino Birth - Get Excited

Is there anything better than baby animals? No, there is not. Baby animals are the best. The whole internet was invented to give us access to pictures of baby animals. Of this I am convinced. On this... Read...
Rebekah Kuschmider    |   03.17.17 12pm   |   SHARE
Budget proposal, yes. Force of law, NOPE. (Image Credit: By Office of the Speaker via Wikimedia Commons)

#RavsRadar: Trump's Budget Is Garbage, But Don't Panic - Congress Will Probably Ignore Most Of It

I’m going to start today’s Rav’s Radar with two words: Don’t Panic. Those words are important to remember because today the latest occupant of the White House released his budget proposal and it’s…... Read...
Rebekah Kuschmider    |   03.16.17 11am   |   SHARE
Not sure if this underwear, overwear, or meant only for fashion shoots...

#RavsRadar: Can Someone Explain The Exact Point/Purpose/Raison D'Etre Of The 'Bralette?'

We interrupt Rav’s Radar’s usual discussion of Important Items of News to discuss bras. Specifically, bralettes. Specifically, these: I do not understand these bralettes and I feel old and stupid... Read...
Rebekah Kuschmider    |   03.15.17 1pm   |   SHARE
Ivanka won't be trying to sell you a $19,000 necklace anymore. (Image Credit: Flickr/Michael Vadon)

#RavsRadar: Ivanka's Uber Expensive Jewelry Is Done, But POTUS Trump's Healthcare Will Still Cost You

First Daughter and fashion mogul Ivanka Trump’s company announced this week that it will be discontinuing her eponymous line of fine jewelry. The accessories got a lot of attention after a TV... Read...
Rebekah Kuschmider    |   03.14.17 12pm   |   SHARE
Just when you thought the Trump administration couldn't get any more ludicrous... (Image Credit: Flickr/Gage Skidmore)

#RavsRadar: On Kellyanne Conway & Secret Cameras Under Cover... As Microwaves

So, remember a couple weeks ago when President Trump lost his mind on Twitter and started accusing former President Obama... Read...
Rebekah Kuschmider    |   03.13.17 11am   |   SHARE
Nike's Pro Hijab is designed with female Muslim athletes in mind. (Image Credit: Instagram/manirostom)

#RavsRadar: Nike Sports Hijab Is Coming Soon

Nike is getting ready to debut a line of sport hijabs for Muslim athletes. The Pro Hijab line is expected to... Read...
Rebekah Kuschmider    |   03.9.17 1pm   |   SHARE