canceling plans
This is how you should cancel your plans so you can still be a good person.
the frisky
I just might have a problem, and in the spirit of spilling the dirt and getting it off my chest, I suppose I should share my shopping truths with you.
the frisky
The short answer: Time heals all wounds. The long answer? Well, that’s a little more complicated.
the frisky
It would be easy to mistake these kids as a bunch of adorable young girls––running, playing and having fun like kids everywhere do at camp. But for many of them, Camp You Are You is one of the few places they feel comfortable enough to experiment and express unconventional gender presentations.
in

Jul 25, 2013 at 11:30am | 68 comments

anxiety management
There is a stupid stigma around mental health stuff, and nobody talks about it (which is partly why I try and talk about it with everyone and anyone I know, like, all the time). Having anxiety or depression is nothing to be ashamed of.
the frisky
For most people, biology is destiny and that’s all — but for some, biology is a confusing, fraught, and frustrating concept, because their external bodies don’t match their internal feelings.
the frisky
I decided to get off of Paxil, the anti-anxiety drug I’ve been on–off and on–for the last 10 years. And let me tell you, withdrawal is a bitch.
shopping
3. Don’t start body-hating when stuff doesn’t fit right. Every body is unique, and a mass-produced piece of fabric labeled with an arbitrary size doesn’t mean anything about your body.
in

Jan 15, 2013 at 2:30pm | 68 comments