the smell of my desperation has become a stench

Macadams Chocolate Confections

Someone sent us a huge box of chocolate treats for Christmas, and although we ate every single morsel of it within a few days I kept all the packaging. This box was one of my favorites, but all of them were incredibly cute (see here). I know that when I die I’m going to die with all sorts of trash piled up around me, that is what will happen if I continue to keep empty packaging, but how beautiful that pile of trash will be.

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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