the smell of my desperation has become a stench

Little whirl serving dish

Bronx-based ceramist Kim Westad sent me this hand-thrown and altered porcelain dish from her collection. While it was probably intended for use as a food serving dish, I found the shape of it to be a perfect place to store some of the jewelry on my messy dresser. This is actually one of three different dishes that I’m currently using to store my jewelry, and I find that having it all out in the open makes it so that I don’t waste my life searching for a missing earring. That’s my domestic tip for the day.

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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