Ah, one of my favorite annual traditions, Cereal Night. For those of you who don’t know, once (if not twice) a year, my grown-A adult friends and I get together to try the best and brightest saddest abominations that the cereal aisle has to offer. You can read more about our process in last year’s […]Read more "Cereal Killer : Volume II"
Getting into the sewing game can be overwhelming. Sure, you can try to get along with that complementary sewing kit you took from a hotel, but that thread will eventually break and those scissors cut nothing. Let me serve as your sherpa and guide you through the sewing supply wilderness. I’m going to help […]Read more "From a Professional Seamstress: Must Haves for Your Sewing Arsenal"
Much like every other now 30 something that grew up in the ’90’s, I was obsessed with My So Called Life. I can say, shamelessly, that as an adult I still am and may or may not have recently reconsumed all 19 episodes in a matter of a couple days after discovering that it […]Read more "My So Called Wife: What Patty Chase Taught Me About Relationship Goals"
As originally seen on xoJane. When I got married at 21, I’d never had sex. Prior to entering the wild new frontier of sex-having, I went to my doctor for a standard physical and asked every question I could to strategize a plan to avoid a UTI, or “honeymoon syndrome,” a euphemism that is both […]Read more "I Have a Chronic Condition That Was Misdiagnosed as UTIs for Six Years"
If you’re on Reddit or Pinterest you’ve probably run across this mask accompanied by the words “must-have” or “hidden gem.” I decided to give it a go after trying several other at-home masks in an attempt to brighten skin and clean pores: the oatmeal/yogurt/honey mask, the baking soda mask, and various store-bought masks that […]Read more "I Finally Found a Face Mask That Works"
As originally seen on xoJane. When it comes to clothing, makeup, and toiletries, I’m a bargain-store girl. This includes undergarments. I scoff in the face of lacy, nonfunctional bras in favor of utilitarian, nude, basic ones. If I can’t wear it under a t shirt, it’s not going home with me. Furthermore, as a proud […]Read more "My Bra Ruptured and Leaked in Public"
Have you ever been in the cereal aisle and seen a new creation or limited time cereal that inspires you to think, What is happening to the world? The first time I remember this happening was when I was about 10 years old and my dad brought home Fruit Loops with marshmallows. Even as a […]Read more "Cereal Killer: My Review of 5 Novelty Cereals"