You guys, I’ve been meaning to post this for two weeks now and have been busy. Most of the time, I hate putting together a Mother’s Day gift guide (for many reasons).¹ The main reason being: How absurd is it to make a gift guide for such a huge demographic? I hate Mother’s Day gift guides (usually) because they make women look so uniform and well, boring. Most Mother’s Day gift guides are pitiful and borderline offensive. But, anyway.
This year, I did what I’ve done… Continue reading
The Lipstick League – week of 4.25.17
Question of the Week: Mother’s Day is right around the corner. Share with us some of your favorite gift ideas for the moms, sisters, aunties, besties and other badass women in our lives.
EauMG’s Answer: Oh, gosh, that is right around the corner! I haven’t put together a guide like I usually do. This guide from last year should still apply!
Gouldylox – Poppy Harlow and I have the same hair problem
Every year I complain about putting together a Mother’s Day Gift Guide even though I usually enjoy the “gift guide” portion of blogging. There’s a few reasons I dislike it¹ but the biggest one is that it’s intimidating. How can I put together a guide that is supposed to appeal to women of child-bearing age and beyond? Excluding the age differences alone, women are diverse with diverse interests. I have to remind myself that EauMG is primarily a perfume blog so I try to appeal… Continue reading | 6 Comments
I usually love creating gift guides but I’m going to tell you that putting together a Mother’s Day one is my least favorites. These are so hard for me because these Mother’s Day guides are meant to encompass women of child-bearing years and beyond. I find most Mother’s Day gift guides sort of offensive in that regard. I mean, it’s mothers. That’s a diverse group; yet, it’s a group worth creating a gift guide for. I shall not be intimidated 🙂 So, when I do these… Continue reading | 1 Comment
It’s that time of the year again where I put together a gift guide that is supposed to potentially encompass all women. Oy vey! As I say every year, mothers are a diverse group with varying interests and ages. When I create a guide, I like to think of things that are nice and frankly, stuff that I like. So here we go…
1. Anne Taintor Cosmetics Bag – This is still my… Continue reading