Category Archives: Feminism

Happy Mother’s day! Here’s something pink. Clean the house!

I have been so frustrated and annoyed by some of the stupid crap advertising around Mother’s Day this year. For instance, look at this “Super Freakin Awesome Mothers Day Deal” (sic) from DesignByThem. One of my friends posted about it somewhere. It’s DesignByThem’s Dial Hanger … Continue reading

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Woman. Stay at home.

So, my aunt bought me some slippers randomly the other day, because she saw them and thought I’d like them (they had cute little babushka faces on them, as you’ll see):I like the bizarre gender message less. Woman. Stay at … Continue reading

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Phrases I never want to hear again: The gender edition

There are a lot of phrases that really get up my nose. Some are new, some are oldies, but I hate them all and never want to hear them again. Here are a few; these ones seem to turn up … Continue reading

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Huggies pissed me off again

Huggies’ marketing and packaging regularly pisses me off. As previously mentioned. Despite this, I’m on their mailing list because when they aren’t being tools, some of their information is quite good. They sent an email out last month, though, that … Continue reading

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Letting men get on with it

There’s something that’s been bothering me for quite a while. You see it in ads, in movies, in sit-coms. You see it in supermarkets and shopping centres and parks. You see it played out in the newspapers every day, and … Continue reading

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Unexpectedly feminist kid’s movies

I quite like children’s movies. I’ve been thinking about them, and which ones we should show our baby when she gets older; and I’ve been watching quite a few, as I sit feeding her on the couch for endless hours. … Continue reading

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I am not just the one thing (and you can’t make me be, nyah nyah)

I am going to premise this blog post with the fact that I love my baby. I think she’s awesome. But frankly, bullshit like this sort of thing makes me want to puke my fucking guts out: It’s the slogan … Continue reading

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