Ultimate Break Up Playlist

Breaking up is hard to do, no matter what stage of life you’re in. And to prove it, both Morgan and I put together our Ultimate Break Up playlist to help you survive a split. While you may be tempted to listen to a single song on repeat (single being the operative word), we suggest letting several songs gently coax you … Read More

I love makeup. Deal with it.

Today, my niece Emmi is joining the blog. Only her name is not really Emmi – it’s Morgan. (Morgan Elizabeth … M E – see what I did there?) I gave her that pseudonym to protect her privacy when she was under 18, but as she’s constantly reminding me, she’s not a little girl anymore. See for yourself as she … Read More

5 Fictional Villains We All Secretly Identify With

Ever watched a movie or read a book and thought, “Wait, she’s the villain?” Or wanted to yell “Twinning!” only to have everyone else in the theatre cheer when your girl gets shot in a bathtub? And for what? Boiling a bunny? Maybe she was paleo, you don’t know. Some fictional villains make being bad look so good, you can … Read More

Shop smart – 5 ways to feel morally superior about your shopping cart

Whenever I’m unloading my groceries in the checkout lane, I always scan my selections and pretend I have to justify my purchases to an imaginary nutritionist who’s writing an article called about how to shop smart for Shape magazine. Weird, I know. But years ago, I actually read an article just like that in Shape magazine, where a nutritionist was … Read More