Yesterday when she woke up from her nap, her hair stuck in jagged shapes against her head, she said, “I had good sleep, Mom.” I hugged her tightly and tried to feel the beating simplicity of her life against my neck.
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.