the smell of my desperation has become a stench

Lil Kit

This is another stand-in for Chuck, a baby of one of the two litters we saw living at Rosa’s house in Chorrillos last week. I’ve shown this photo to Marlo about seven hundred times, and each time she says, “Did you take a video?” God, I wish I had thought in those brief moments to do so. But I didn’t, so she has to deal with adorable cat photos in the meantime. I AM A HORRIBLE MOM.

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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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