the smell of my desperation has become a stench

Recycled magazine coasters

Jon picked up these recycled coasters at our local Anthropologie as a gift for me for Christmas, although I’m not able to find them on their website (although I did find a set here). What I like most about them is the fact that they are supposed to look used, whereas some of the coasters we recently bought at Ikea have to be cleaned after sitting underneath a wet cup because they look dirty. I know most people don’t bother cleaning their coasters, or even own coasters for that matter, but this is not the website of one of those people.

Heather B. Armstrong

Hi. I’m Heather B. Armstrong, and this used to be called mommy blogging. But then they started calling it Influencer Marketing: hashtag ad, hashtag sponsored, hashtag you know you want me to slap your product on my kid and exploit her for millions and millions of dollars. That’s how this shit works. Now? Well… sit back, buckle up, and enjoy the ride.

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