the smell of my desperation has become a stench

Handstitched wallet

Saturday morning we went as a family to the local farmer’s market, and I don’t know if it was because we weren’t there right when it opened, but we were a bit disappointed with the selection of fresh vegetables and fruit, the reason we had gone there in the first place. We did see a bunch of stands selling homemade goods, and I picked up this wallet with the help of Leta’s discerning eye (she pointed to this one and said, “The circle one! The circle one!”). I may let her have this so she has something cute to carry around all her gum wrappers.

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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