In The Thicket- notes from the forest.

Am I a Garbage Mother? Is There A Sliding Scale?

Am I a Garbage Mother? Is There A Sliding Scale?

You just had a baby. Congratulations! Welcome to the birth of you as a mother. And fortunately for you, you’ll be bombarded with an overwhelming amount of opinionated information, all of which you’ll need to process while being emotional and sleep deprived. You’ll get an abundant amount of advice from your friends, family, politicians, and your social media feed on how best to care for your child. Your own high expectations and anxiety may not suffice. You’ll get advice when you ask for it and when you don't. You’ll listen and internalize all of the information because you care, because there is no real, solid road map...

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Aeolidia and Jess Levitz Gave Us a Makeover!

rebrand

Aeolidia and Jess Levitz Gave Us a Makeover!

Aeolidia tells the story of our branding project! She helped Stephanie and Tanya settle on a business name, choose domain names and social media handles, think about email strategy, and define a target customer and unique selling proposition. The build of the project was a solid and detailed graphic brand identity, with many print pieces and all-important packaging.

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The Real Reason We Changed Our Name

our story rebrand Stephanie Tanya trees and stuff

The Real Reason We Changed Our Name

Forests are places of growth, renewal, friendship, and sometimes glorious solitude (what using the bathroom by yourself used to be like?)⎯a place to learn mama (and non-mama) how-tos and survival skills. Your “forest” can be a leggy fern clinging to life in your shower or the ficus tree you got as a housewarming gift. 

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Komae Is So Much More Than a Babysitting App! An Interview With Co-founders Amy & Audrey

Komae Is So Much More Than a Babysitting App! An Interview With Co-founders Amy & Audrey

As far as parenting decisions go, choosing a babysitter is one of the biggest, toughest, and most expensive decisions we have to make. That’s why founders Audrey Wallace and Amy Husted started Komae

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