In Pursuit of Clean Countertops
Guru Momfluencers Gone Wild
What culty stuff are you consuming?
Plus my culty recs!
What is it about MLMs?
The only time I can remember being actively targeted by an MLM was when I was a broke college student in Boston, which is quite possibly one of the…
What are you reading?
I was in a wee bit of a funk last week, for reasons I’ll cover in Friday’s newsletter, but thanks to my old pals BOOKS, I’m feeling much sunnier…
But how WAS your Mother's Day?
As should be abundantly clear by now, I famously think Mother’s Day is mostly bullshit, but it’s still very much a day many of us have feelings about…
When community surprises you
This weekend, a neighbor invited my family to a pumpkin waffle breakfast. I live in a fairly rural part of New Hampshire, and down the [dirt] road…
What is getting you outside of yourself?
I typically do link round-ups and life updates for the Let’s Discuss post, but after over a year (!) of newslettering, I’m doing some thinking a…
Judy Blume, "girl parts," and old letters
Momfluenced comes out IN SIX DAYS! THAT IS MY UPDATE. Reading Complicated, relatable, upsetting thoughts about the nuclear family, divorce, and…
Kids' theatre, the fetishization of the nuclear family, and Logan Roy dropping wisdom
Plus my least aspirational Obsessed rec yet!
Romance novels, ugly bathrooms, and a momfluencer's masterful April 1st post
Plus my favorite Unaesthetically Pleasing Lunch
Average cheeseburgers, Bridget Jones, and an almost finished hat
and perhaps a puppy
Old dogs, bad clothes, real bodies
Plus fairy shrimp!
Good essays about bad movies
Plus hacks, snow, and more trad wives!
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