BIO

Body-positive intersectional feminist. BP Type II. Diet industry dropout. Wife. Mom of 5. Bibliophile. Cake aficionado. Editor In Chief @ Ravishly. Types 17 WPM.

Joni Edelman's Articles

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This Dad And His Baby Have Won Our Hearts

Parents this awesome just remind me how I don't even have a baby book for 4 out of 5 of my children.
joni edelman   |   06.27.17 11:01am   |   SHARE

John McEnroe Insults Serena Williams, Proves, Once Again, That He's A Total Bastard

Bitch, please. Serena is like a million months pregnant and she could STILL whip your ass.
joni edelman   |   06.27.17 10:17am   |   SHARE
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What Do Mothers Around The Globe Know About Breastfeeding, That American Moms Don’t?   

Science, as it turns out, is not the answer to everything — certainly not breastfeeding.
joni edelman   |   06.26.17 12:00pm   |   SHARE
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Nutella And 5 Other Things I Refuse To Feel Guilty About

There are at least 1000 things I feel guilty about without even trying.
joni edelman   |   06.26.17 12:01am   |   SHARE
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These Two Lovebirds Died Holding Each Other

Today in literal #RelationshipGoals, a couple died, LITERALLY HOLDING EACH OTHER.
joni edelman   |   06.22.17 11:01am   |   SHARE
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Why Are We So Obsessed With Monogamy?

So why monogamy and not polyamory? Why not love as many people as you can?
joni edelman   |   06.22.17 12:01am   |   SHARE
Carrie Fisher | by Gage Skidmore

Carrie Fisher’s Autopsy Is In, And I'm Having Some Feelings

Whatever was in Carrie Fisher’s system when she died isn’t the headline. The real story is in the life she lived, the battle she fought with herself.
joni edelman   |   06.20.17 9:09am   |   SHARE
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I'm Not Pregnant, But I Look Like I Am 

I look pregnant. This body has made six humans. This belly has been inflated and collapsed and inflated and collapsed, and so on. What should it look like?
joni edelman   |   06.19.17 12:00am   |   SHARE
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I Just Realized Why I Hated My Stepfather, And It's Not Why You'd Think

If I had hated my dad, all of this would have been so much easier. But I didn’t.
joni edelman   |   06.15.17 12:00am   |   SHARE
Working from home is pretty much the best ever.

As More Folks Work From Home, Ravishly Staffers Show You Their “Offices” (Er, Beds)

Work. Play. Sleep. Repeat. Thanks, bed. You are the furniture MVP in this house.
joni edelman   |   06.13.17 12:28pm   |   SHARE