fun
Ensuring burger success doesn't mean marooning yourself on fun-sucking grill island -- you just have to take out a little insurance policy in the form of a panade.
in
Fun

Jul 6, 2014 at 3:00pm | 29 comments

birthdays
There were GIRAFFES outside of our room.
fun
The only thing that rivals that fireworks display in my memory is the Pink Floyd concert I got to go to back in high school.
in
Fun

Jul 5, 2014 at 9:00am | 94 comments

aspirations
It was a small theatre in a quaint town, but to me it was a return the person I once was -– filled with hope, possibility, and joy.
trendy food
I have determined, using no science whatsoever, that the key to a food becoming "trendy" is possessing at least three of the following traits.
candy
Step aside Butterfinger, you attention-seeking whore.
in

Jun 30, 2014 at 5:00pm | 265 comments

shopping
mysteries
I had a great-grandmother named Lillian Violet. She died 10 years before I was born, and all I know of her personally comes from what little my father remembers. But I have these pictures.
in

Jun 30, 2014 at 9:00am | 45 comments

weekend report
call for submissions
open thread
In other words, what is the tagline to your biopic?
in

Jun 26, 2014 at 3:30pm | 104 comments

fun
"My mother is still near that dress. Even now she's screwing with me!" - Stuff Haunted Asian Moms Say.
in
Fun

Jun 26, 2014 at 1:00pm | 90 comments

vacations
I have an EXTREME post-vacation hangover.
in

Jun 25, 2014 at 1:00pm | 100 comments

styleite
Let’s begin with a pro negotiation tip. Excellent!
comfort food
If loving this crap is wrong, I don't ever want to be right.
in

Jun 23, 2014 at 6:00pm | 383 comments

public restrooms
“What’s your name?” The voice from the stall beside me persisted.
books
Help me find The Orange-Covered Ghost Book! And Muppets + Crystal Gayle = fear tears.
in

Jun 20, 2014 at 3:00pm | 284 comments

blogging
Were we total losers because we didn’t make it 365 days?
in

Jun 18, 2014 at 4:00pm | 51 comments

skydiving
I hesitated. It was the whole plummeting-to-the-earth-consciously-and-risking-my-life bit that was cause for pause.
travel
diy
music
Sometimes I think I can physically feel my brain chemistry changing when we're in the middle of a song.
in

Jun 13, 2014 at 9:00am | 43 comments

sexism
Stuff gets WEIRD in some of these T-shirt shops.
in

Jun 11, 2014 at 12:30pm | 193 comments