the smell of my desperation has become a stench

Airing my clean laundry

Two days before I left for Bangladesh I had to spray all my clothes with a strong bug repellant. Or so that’s what the lady at the travel clinic told me I MUST DO OR DIE. No one else on our trip sprayed their clothes and they were like, your travel clinic lady sounds a bit too enthusiastic about mosquitos.

Well. I am not going to judge. Because someone I know is a little too enthusiastic about hippos.

(I gave an interview to ShePosts about our trip. It’s a good read.)

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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