15 Badass Cross Stitches For The 21st Century

For most of us, cross-stitching connotes wholesome, innocent fun–just like grandmas, who are most often associated with cross-stitching. My grandma made plenty of them, and her framed cross-stitches of lighthouses and sand pipers spruced up every room in her house without too much pizzazz. But when it comes to wholesome things, there are some among us whose…


A Tribute To Mom Jeans

They were cropped at the ankle, with tapered legs that accentuated the width of your thighs, a sky-blue color that matched Jon Bon Jovi’s eyes, denim so thick you could crack a tooth on it, and of course, that high waist that turned the section from your ribcage to your crotch into one large amorphous, asexual…


15 Jokes About “A Quiet Place” That Are Almost As Good As The Movie

A Quiet Place is one of the 2018’s first unexpected hits. If you haven’t seen it, Rotten Tomatoes sums the film up thusly: “A family of four must navigate their lives in silence after mysterious creatures that hunt by sound threaten their survival. If they hear you, they hunt you.” The film took people by…


15 People Who Recreated Photos Of Their Grandparents

It’s difficult to imagine our grandparents when they were young. That’s probably because when we’re born, our grandparents are already fairly advanced in years, so we always think of them as “old.” We all know that Grandma once was 20 years old, but it can be difficult to imagine without a picture. Some folks aren’t content…


9+ Expert Replies to Scammers and Spammers

Are you tired of getting text messages from random numbers that are obviously coming from a scammer or a spammer? I know I am. It’s one of my biggest pet peeves. I thought that’s why we got rid of landlines!?!? Anyway, pay close attention to what these folks did when they were texted out of…


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17+ Upsetting (Yet Hilarious) Taxidermy Fails

Yikes! I would do anything to have my dear old dog Quincy back in my life, but these stuffed animals just ain’t gonna cut it. Prepare to get creeped out… 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. h/t: Sad and Useless


If You’re A Sports Mom, You’ve Definitely Had These 12 Thoughts Before

We love our kids. We love them enough to give up beautiful things like sleep and to schlep them to soccer “games” at 8 in the morning in the freezing drizzle with a sort-of smile on our faces. Because we support them, and we want to be their biggest cheerleaders in sports and in life. Which,…


These 6 Parents Took April Fools’ Jokes to a Whole New Level

Some people hate April Fools’ jokes, and I have to admit, I’m not so much a fan of the pranks that tend toward mean or insensitive. There’s a way to pull off a good joke or prank that’s both harmless and hilarious, two notes struck perfectly by these 6 parents. #6. This mom has more…


Drew Barrymore’s Response to Body Shaming Should Inspire Us All

When the worlds of “Mommy Wars” and “Mommy Shaming” collide with the unrealistically high beauty standards Hollywood has for women, insecurity, embarrassment, and lots of inappropriate observations and comments abound. Drew Barrymore has long been one to shrug in the face of all of that, and she’s honest about how hard it is to balance…


Disney Wineglasses Are A Thing. You Know You Want Them.

Remember when Burger King sold collectible glassware with Smurfs and stuff on them? And you had to have all of them but your little sister inevitably broke one and then the entire set was worthless? Just me? Well, if you grew up with a similar ’90s experience, then you’re going to be all in for…