brazilian wax
There’s just something about holding your own butt cheeks open for a stranger to spread them with hot pink wax that lends itself to stories.
embarrassment
weekend
If it's in smoothie form, I'll probably drink it. And then I'll show you the Comment of the Week.
weekend
My husband and I reviewed Charmin’s toilet finder app, SitOrSquat, for our 12th wedding anniversary.
in

Aug 10, 2014 at 12:00pm | 16 comments

resolutions
We always concentrate on being better people right at the beginning of the year. What about now?
silly
Sometimes you just have to laugh at the dumb stuff.
in

Aug 5, 2014 at 12:30pm | 155 comments

ice cream trucks
There should be an ice cream truck for adults, that served all sorts of adult things, so that a cloud of shame never surrounded you as you stood in its shade, handing a dude some cold hard cash in exchange for some much needed contraband.
seems legit
I admit it: I faked every single enthusiastic Bloody Mary experience in middle school. Sorry everyone.
in

Aug 4, 2014 at 9:00am | 100 comments

weekend
weekend
Since 2011 I have set a reading challenge for myself every year.
food
Bottle summer in a jar, in less than 20 minutes.
manservant
My ManServant would only be utilized for those tasks I truly find distasteful.
t-shirts
A little company called Litographs has brought together two of my favorite things: books and T-shirts.
home decor
Apparently there are certain things one's home must have in order to make it a "grown-up" home. I don't have any of them.
in

Jul 31, 2014 at 3:30pm | 248 comments

weddings
I am always intensely fascinated by the music people choose for their weddings.
in

Jul 31, 2014 at 12:30pm | 332 comments

camping
Is it weird that I picture a ladies' camping trip as basically "The Craft" with tents?
in

Jul 31, 2014 at 9:00am | 200 comments

shopping
I can’t even blame this on a cartoon walrus.
in

Jul 28, 2014 at 9:00am | 218 comments

weekend
Bet you weren't expecting COTW. Also, tell me what your favorite book is!
fanfiction
Fanfiction is delicate territory. At best, people ask why I’m not spending time on my own stories. At worst, they think I’m the sort of mouth-breathing nerd mocked on late night talk shows and "The Big Bang Theory."
weekend
We can pretend for a little while that warm weather once again means freedom and that means more time to read.
weekend
weekend
It's Florida and it's the summer time. Of course I'm in the pool.
paris
“Let me tell you the secret to learning any language,” he told me. “Date a local. I learned many languages that way.”