the smell of my desperation has become a stench

Double Old-Fashioneds, Set of 8

I found this set of lead-crystal barware at a local antique shop earlier this year for under $30, and snatched it up immediately. They’re perfect for double bourbons on the rocks, and a similar set at a big name retail store could cost upwards of $50-$75 for something so well made. So I consider myself having scored. And whenever I pour a guest a drink in one of these I’m all, you’ll never believe THE DEAL I got on these things. And they’re all, WHAT MADE YOU THINK I’D CARE?

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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