**This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. If you know me, you know what a purse/bag hoarder I am. The selection at Stella & Dot is gorgeous, I am not going to lie. I had never heard of them until a… Read More Do you love Stella & Dot?? Don’t Miss this Sale!
Mattel recently released its new line of Barbie dolls, called “Fashionistas“. Have a look; I’ll wait. I am thrilled. As someone who struggled with weight most of my adult life, and now with a daughter, I think it has been a long time coming. It is a huge step towards body normativity and ending the… Read More Fashionista Barbie: Why Mattel Got it Wrong
Well, it finally happened to me. Someone decided to judge me on my parenting methods. Because, obviously, I am a terrible parent. I can’t say I disagree: I like my alone time, I get frustrated with the constant no’s coming out of my own mouth, never mind the multiplied-by-100 no’s that come out of my… Read More Judge Not: No, Really – Don’t
My friend Hannah posted a video on Youtube today, and it hit me right where I needed it. She talked about how perfect we all expect ourselves to be as mothers, and that we all feel like failures when we aren’t. Since she gave me all the tears at work, I asked her if we… Read More #MamaMovieMonday
On December 26th, actor Alyssa Milano posted this beautiful and loving picture of a mama and her baby on her Instagram account, and the internet shit itself, as it is wont to do when people post their own pictures on their own social media accounts that reflect their own lives and their own opinions. Almost… Read More Wendy Williams & Alyssa Milano’s Breasts
I have a confession to make: we let our toddler stay up late with us on New Year’s Eve and I did not love it. I love my kid. I love to be with her, to hang out, and take her places. When she is with me, she is my focus. Every move I make… Read More Confessions of a Tired Toddler Mama
I admit – I am not an online shopper. Ok, I wasn’t, until I discovered all the joy(?!) of Black Friday on Cyber Monday night from the bra-less comfort of my dining room table (me, not the table). I outfitted my toddler for the winter in 8 minutes or less and I didn’t even have pants… Read More 15 Etsy Stores You Didn’t Know You Loved!
Now that my post-Blissdom fog has cleared, I have realized a few things about myself. I had lunch last week with a new friend made at Blissdom, and something she said really made me think. When I commented about how going to Bliss was way outside of my comfort zone, she looked at me like… Read More Letting Go at Blissdom Canada