weekend
Somehow I once left a dress behind in Park City, Utah. I still have no idea how that happened.
in

Sep 14, 2014 at 3:00pm | 127 comments

japan
Going out without my husband at this point leaves me teetering precariously between full-on panic and shaky self-doubt.
in

Sep 11, 2014 at 2:00pm | 191 comments

airline
I'm not, by any means, a person for whom travel SHOULD be awesome.
breasts
A story of learning and turtleneck sweaters.
travel
Nothing is intuitive. Everything I do from buying toilet paper to riding the subway is a thought-out process full of preparation.
gifts
A thoughtful gift can mean a lot, and it's still cheaper than a hotel room.
travel
I'm sure the UK still rings with my cry of, "WAIT! I need a picture for Creepy Corner!"
in

Aug 26, 2014 at 9:00am | 71 comments

sexual assault
I’ll never forget that blunt thudding sound the back of his head made as it hit the wall.
travel
Vacations are wonderful things, but the actual travel part can be a total pain if you’re not wearing the right clothing.
home decor
I redecorate my house almost as often as I switch up my taste in clothes.
healthy
books
In a burst of frustration with my failed literary endeavors, I wrote the most commercial, basic-bitch book I could -- but I didn’t think I’d actually enjoy it.
travel
travel
Can we all agree to make the friendly skies a completely burger-free zone?
flying while fat
travel
Was I really going to uproot my whole life for this man and this place?
unpopular opinion
Apparently this really is an unpopular position to hold, if my recent experiences are anything to go by.
in

May 21, 2014 at 12:00pm | 302 comments

healthy
How was I to know a simple request for antibiotics was going to start with a review of my sexual history and end with my vag on public display?
travel
The list is based largely on where I thought was cool.
travel
The Sunset Limited is Amtrak’s oldest continuously running line. Since 1894 it has been the train line closest to transcontinental, at one point connecting California and Florida.
in

Mar 14, 2014 at 5:00pm | 35 comments

travel
In 2011, Christchurch was rocked by a magnitude 6.3 that devastated the city. Three years later, the city is still in recovery, and in many areas, it seems like nothing has changed.
in

Mar 13, 2014 at 5:00pm | 66 comments

shoppables