Priscilla Blossom

Pris Blossom is a Latinx Feminist writer and mama. Her words have appeared in Salon, Hello Giggles, and USA Today's 10Best, among others. She spends her days penning the great american novel(s), doing yoga while her toddler uses her as a jungle gym, fighting the patriarchy, and never getting enough sleep. Things she loves: TV (Gilmore Girls, X-Files, Twin Peaks, Game of Thrones, the Adventures of Pete and Pete), music (Pixies, Sufjan Stevens, and and everything they play during totally 80's weekend), travel, anthropology, libraries, museums, podcasts, and singing when no one is listening. Things she doesn't love: the heat, humidity, and traffic of South Florida life.
Recent Articles

9 Things A Pro-Choice & Pro-Life Mom Have In Common

Few things inspire more action and anger than the subject of abortion. Although Roe v. Wade has made sure abortion is legally protected since 1973, that hasn’t stopped folks from expressing their obje...
By Priscilla Blossom

9 Things I Felt After Hearing I Had An Incompetent Cervix

You know what isn’t the first thing that you think of when you find out you’re pregnant? The state of your cervix. Until I got pregnant with my son, I hadn’t really thought much about that tiny part o...
By Priscilla Blossom

9 Signs You're Raising An Inclusive Feminist

In the early days of parenthood, life tends to revolve around your baby. Between feeding and changing and sleeping, there isn’t much room for anything else. But as our kids grows older, we begin to re...
By Priscilla Blossom

How To Care For Your Mental Health While Weaning 

When we first become mothers, we have to decide whether or not we’ll be breastfeeding. If we go for it (and are able) we also need to decide when to finally call it quits. For some, it’s an easy decis...
By Priscilla Blossom

12 Times When I Questioned My Choice To Be A Mom

When you’re pregnant, you think about the future and get excited about all the wonderful things that will come with having your baby. You’ll get to snuggle them. You’ll get to dress them in all kinds ...
By Priscilla Blossom

11 Important Convos To Have With Your OB Before Birth

One of my least favorite things about getting pregnant is having to find a good OB-GYN. You’d be surprised, but it can be hard to find a doctor to care for you and your baby-to-be. While I could proba...
By Priscilla Blossom

11 Must-Have Postpartum Products That Saved Me

Postpartum life can be rough. After all, you’ve just evicted a baby out of your body. That means your hormones are going all over the place, and your brain is still trying to catch up with the fact th...
By Priscilla Blossom

9 Things I Care About Way More Than Losing The Baby Weight

Society has a weird obsession with weight. More so if you’re a woman, and even more so if you’ve just had a baby. There are countless headlines talking about the weight a certain celebrity gained whil...
By Priscilla Blossom

10 Things Rainbow Baby Moms Won't Tell You, But I Will

Before losing my daughter, I’d never heard the term, “rainbow baby.” If I had, I probably would have thought it was some hippie name for a colorful, spirited child. It wasn’t until after my Margaret p...
By Priscilla Blossom

Weird Things Moms With Kids Under 2 Worry About

The first couple years of your child’s life are amazing. They’re teeny tiny and helpless at first,but it’s great to see how they develop and learn so much in such a short amount of time. Plus, they’re...
By Priscilla Blossom