Author Archive | Ashley S

ash

Smart Art for Picky Moms

If I had $1 for every time I Googled or Pinterested (is that a word?) “creative ways to display kids’ art” I would have enough money to build an art studio on the back of my house. But since I’ve been searching furiously for free, I have to make do with my formal dining room. […]

Continue Reading 0
ash

I’m Not Great at Holidays

Every year I have delusions of grandeur about the holidays (all of them). I’m going to cook fancy food, perfectly decorate my home, take fabulous pictures, and create lifetimes of traditions and memories for my family. And every year, I do basically none of those things. Y’all, I’m not great at holidays. I have a […]

Continue Reading 0
subscription-boxes

Subscription Boxes :: A Comprehensive List {Featuring Little Pnuts}

Disclosure :: this post is sponsored by our friend and New Orleans mom, Melissa, who is also the owner of the toy subscription service Little Pnuts.  Subscription Boxes :: A Comprehensive List {Featuring Little Pnuts} Subscription boxes are officially all the rage. There are options for men, women and children. This post focuses on subscription […]

Continue Reading 0
vote-graphic

Vote Like A Mom

It’s almost here, Moms! The end of election season is FINALLY upon us. We just have one more important thing to do: VOTE! There are plenty of important issues on the ballot in Louisiana this year in addition to selecting our next president. But, mom life is busy, and it’s hard to find time to […]

Continue Reading 0
political

I’m Political on Facebook

Yep. I’m that Facebook friend. The one who leaves nothing to the digital imagination when it comes to her political beliefs. You probably either love me or hate me. Maybe you’ve even blocked me or unfriended me. That’s a chance I’m willing to take. Growing up, I was the kid who watched Dateline instead of cartoons. […]

Continue Reading 0
makes

Go On and Grow

“Slow down time!” I see posts like this accompanying pictures of my friends’ growing children flooding my timeline daily. I think there is an unwritten rule that we should all wish our kids to stay little. But as someone who seems to always be breaking every rule of parenting, I have decided that I’m just fine […]

Continue Reading 0
comments

Don’t Read the Comments

WARNING: The comments section is rated Internet-MA and may cause heartbreak and/or loss of faith in humanity. If you hang around on social media as much as I do, you’ve likely heard the phrase, “Don’t read the comments.” The comments section is most definitely the train wreck of the internet. Despite the very best of […]

Continue Reading 0