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Momsicle · 14h ago

VIDEO: Spring Egg Explosion, and What Should We Call the Lifestyle Channel?

Remember that vanity lifestyle and crafts channel that Rebecca and I are working on? Well, we need a name! Options so far: Pro-Create Pretty Pretty Parenting Help! We need something that cap...
Momsicle · 1W ago

Momsicle Is Turning into a Lifestyle and Crafting Blog

I decided I needed to make some money from parenting. And all the cool kids are architecting their lives and crafting the sh*t out of stuff. So it’s time to style—lifestyle—it up in here, bi...
Momsicle · 1M ago

Now Is Our Chance to Thank Dick’s Sporting Goods for Standing Up for Gun Reform

Dick’s Sporting Goods did something awesome. They stood up for commonsense gun reform in a thoughtful, smart way. They’re getting backlash. We have to be louder than the backlash. This is sa...
Momsicle · 2M ago

Guest Post: 10 Tips for Surviving (Yet) Another Snow Day

Guys!! Do you remember Rebecca of Dumb Mommy? Remember how brilliant and funny she was on the blogosphere and then she disappeared? I found her!!! I found her!!! Underneath a pile of paid fr...
Momsicle · 3M ago

Thank You, December Evelyn: 2 Tips to Improve Your 2018 Mental Health

Today I’m giving you two tricks to add to your mental health first-aid kit. They’re about gratitude. I can’t stop laughing out loud even writing that. How many times have we been told to be ...
Momsicle · 3M ago

My Resolutions So I’ll Remember Them

The time for manic resolutions has passed, so I’m ready to look at what I want for the year. I don’t always make resolutions, but the past four years have been so tumultuous and transformati...
Momsicle · 4M ago

How to Make People Feel Bad at Christmas: Yuppie-Hipster Style

Out here in the West we have Sunset magazine, the naturalesque style and culture mag where gardening is bespoke and children are vintage fashion accessories. If you’re from, say, Alabama, yo...
Momsicle · 5M ago

Letter from a Young Widow to her Husband

This is the letter that Adriane wrote to her husband Sam two weeks after he died. Adriane and Sam have two sons in elementary school. Adriane is a teacher, and Sam worked in tech. Americans ...
Momsicle · 6M ago

But I Can Imagine Life Without Her

There’s this thing we do with unexpected blessings. We say, “Now, I bet you just can’t imagine life without her!” But I can imagine life without her. In that life I’m a more robust partner t...
Momsicle · 6M ago

When Does Postpartum Depression End…

…and depression begin? That’s a great question I’ve been wondering and also getting asked. In the grand scheme of things it doesn’t really matter. What matters is that you can back slowly aw...