Chapter 15: Momtinis, Not Martyrs: Blogs That Recast Motherhood and Muted Groups

by Rita L. Rahoi-Gilchrest

When moms online blog about needing a martini and unapologetically taking their kids to McDonalds, they are rebelling against both patriarchal expectations of motherhood and the genre of “mommy blogging” to present an alternative view of motherhood on the Internet.

Baby Mix Me a Drink
Book cover courtesy of Amazon


The MomTini Lounge
The Mothers’ Connection
Baby, Mix Me a Drink (Baby Be of Use)
Seriously, So Blessed!