Alison Wong of New Mom Comics began creating cartoons about her life as a mom in 2015, after her son was born, and since the coronavirus pandemic began, has pivoted her comics to represent this time in a humorous and relatable way. “Early in March, when the COVID pandemic was just starting out, I switched
When Los Angeles County first announced a stay-at-home order was going into effect in response to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, I immediately felt a sense of panic run through my body. What would this mean for me, my roommates, and my life as a single woman going forward? The fearless, independent version of myself slipped
In my romantic history, there were very few times that I made it past the line between “this guy I’ve been seeing” and “my boyfriend.” All of my relationships, or, more commonly, “situationships” were usually pretty short-lived and superficial . . . until I met my ex partner. We met through a shared hobby a
I’ve never had more free time than I do right now. For almost two months, I’ve stayed at home in my New York City apartment with just my two cats, avoiding any kind of exposure to COVID-19. I’m barely working, and I’ve hardly gone outside. But instead of focusing my energy on a new hobby
One question I’ve been asked the most on my Instagram is, “Why are you wearing so much makeup at home?” First of all: my face, my business. But the answer is simpler than that: looking and feeling good about yourself is nothing to be ashamed of. When I was younger, I remember my mother explaining
We’re almost through with week two of social distancing — although that timeline is a little different for everyone — and it’s safe to say it’s been quite the adjustment. Naturally, we’re going through a stressful period and spending an increased amount of time indoors doesn’t help, but many of us are trying to make
For Hilary Duff, parenting her two children — Luca, 8, and Banks, 1 — while social distancing has been a roller coaster. Like many parents right now, the 32-year-old mother of two has been oscillating between feeling grateful, and, well, downright tired. She opened up about what the last few weeks have been like for
Big Poppa, a Bulldog pup who normally has a vibrant social life, isn’t taking the physical distancing orders all that well. On April 21, his owner, Rashida Ellis, snapped a glum photo of him sitting on their patio. As soon as she shared it to Twitter, the image received a ton of fanfare, because honestly,
While we’re all staying safe at home, celebrities have been sharing glimpses into their experiences on social media, posting everything from Instagram Live at-home concerts to their favorite workouts you can do straight from your living room. So we at POPSUGAR thought we’d check in with some of our favorite celebs for a little inspiration.
Brian Gordon of Fowl Language Comics is used to illustrating the happenings of his life, whether it be something generally funny about the world or a relatable parenting struggle. But seeing as he’s social distancing at home with his kids, like many of us, the subject matter of his comics has understandably shifted a bit.