the smell of my desperation has become a stench

A sucker for good packaging

(Edited to add: that is the address listed on my contact page, and you’re more than welcome to show up there and say hello to the nice UPS employees who work there.)

A few weeks ago I ordered a couple of items from the Loobylu Etsy Shop, and here I am not even featuring the actual things I bought. Because I couldn’t get past how awesome the packaging was. And you know how some guys document the process of buying a computer and taking it out of the box? Yeah, I did the exact same thing with this, and every step of the process was adorable starting with the envelope. Also, look at that handwriting, particularly the A at the end of America. SWOON. It’s little things like this that make life really good.

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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