Category: Mama’s Lists

The Welcome To LA Radio Playlist

Well, it’s here. That time of year when the rest of the country is straight up done. They’ve had enough driveway shoveling and sunlight deprivation and have finally bitten the bullet and bought those tickets to LA for Spring Break.  Quite often, they’ll call their friend in Topanga and ask casually her about that guest house (it’s occupied), her car (it’s busy) and maybe if...

Mama’s Foolproof Embarrass Your Kids Playlist

One of the weirdest things that’s ever happened to me as a mother was when a random kid got in my car and immediately told me to change the music.  After pausing to collect myself (cuz I’m a grownup), I calmly told this child that if she wished to be the dj she should get her own damn car and drive herself. Which, by all...

The Badass Women Of Automotive: Jean Jennings

When I decided to start recognizing the badass women in the automotive industry, there was no question that I had to start with Jean Jennings. That’s not only because she shares a name with a porn star. Or because a post could mean that if one would enter the words “badass” & “automotive” into Google, the results may show “Jean Jennings” and “Motorhead Mama.” But...

In Defense Of Your Kid’s Playlist

My sister and I don’t fight about much. But recently we revisited something we’ve debated for years: what our kids want to listen to in the car. A mother of boys, she finds the misogynist lyrics in her kids’ playlists offensive. She also thinks “all of the b*tches, p*ssy and n*gger talk” just wrong for her kids.  I totally get that.  My husband says the...

7 Cars To Get Excited About In 2018

Granted, I’m easily excitable. But 2018 has some great cars in store for us, people. So let’s take a look at some of this delicious automotive goodness coming our way this year. Try not to freak out. #1 Two words: NEW JEEP! You may roll your eyes and think, “That doesn’t matter, I’m not into Jeeps.” Oh, ok. Sure. But if you’ve ever been to...