Jessica Barth is a Philadelphia-born writer, actress, activist, producer, wife and mother living in Los Angeles. You might recognize her from her hilarious role as Tami-Lynn in the Seth MacFarlane franchise TED, in which she marries Mark Wahlberg’s best friend and thunder buddy, Ted. Her other endeavors include various […]
Thinking about taking your kid to see Shawn Mendes this summer? Here are some things to know beforehand! •As you probably suspected, his shows are pretty PG. We’ve seen him 4 times now and have never once experienced anything age-inappropriate. The crowd is heavily skewed […]
My littlest is 7 months old and boy oh BOY is she mobile! I can’t turn around for a second without her crawling halfway across the room. Here are a few tips for keeping little ones safe while allowing them to explore!
•table pads for corners so they don’t bump their heads
•cabinet and toilet locks •stove guards
•stove knob and door covers
•furniture and tv safety straps
Is there really anything better than summer? Even when you’re an adult and don’t get summers off, summer is still the best because it means no stress of school, no homework, free(ish) schedules, trips to the beach, and sun-kissed legs (because, let’s face it, these […]
Bonding with teenage girls. You guys, it’s as hard as everyone told me it was going to be and then some. I don’t know what it is about the mother-daughter relationship that makes it so difficult sometimes to see eye-to-eye, but I genuinely do believe that it’s because ultimately, underneath it all, mothers and daughters are so often very much alike. Fourteen has come with so many awesome moments but also its share of struggles and hurdles. So, I try like hell to make as many awesome moments as possible. One way I’ve learned to help build a stronger bond between my daughter and I is to bond over common interests. I realize that’s common advice and I didn’t invent the idea, but you never realize just how difficult that is until you try finding something in common with a teenager. It’s legit hard because KIDS THESE DAYS, AM I RIGHT?
Sorry, dads. We know you’re just as good in the kitchen as any of us. It was a cheap shot. Mother’s Day is creeping up fast (isn’t everything?). And I know way too many moms who are always involved in their own Mother’s Day plans, […]
Look, I’m not gonna lie. I don’t even know what the Met Gala actually is. All I know is that every year, there is a pretty great red carpet filled of spectacular and spectacularly bad fashion choices. And I’m addicted. But if you’re an Instagram stalker like me, you also get to see the sneak peeks of the celebs getting ready for the event, which is pure crack.
If you have a teenager or a preteen, chances are you’ve heard about 13 Reasons Why and your kids are hounding you to watch it. If you haven’t heard about it, chances are, they’ve already watched it. It’s what’s going on right now, so that’s […]