The818.com

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The misadventures of a not-quite-30-year-old screenwriter and first time Mom who married her high-school sweetheart, and is raising their second generation Valley Girl in Los Angeles. An irreverent take on parenting, life, design, and style.

What mental wellness or mental health issues do you blog about?

If you could give other moms one tip on mental wellness, what would it be?

What mental wellness resources would you recommend for moms? (Support systems, specific websites...)

Under what circumstances, if any, is spanking acceptable to you?

Morgan Shanahan

I don't think I can ever see a circumstance in which I would spank my child. But I also think I have a lot of parenting ahead of me, and we do desperate things when we're feeling desperate. Acceptable? No. Understandable in a moment of sheer frustration? Sure. But I'd never want to see a parent use it as a standard form of punishment.
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What tips can you offer for closet organization?

Morgan Shanahan

If you haven't worn it in six months, donate it. (I'm not saying I have the willpower to actually do this, but it's the rule I am currently TRYING to implement.)
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