Archive: Dec 2010

A Perm … For Your Eyelashes?

The last time we saw a perm and liked it was in 7th grade when Jennifer Guglio’s mom let her get one and she accessorized it with colorful baby barrettes and Hello Kitty hair ties. That. Was. So. Cool. Since then? Not so much. Until Marie Claire brought up perms recently. They’re back, apparently. But…

Leonora Epstein / December 29, 2010

Paternity Test Reunites Couple After 23 Years Apart

A couple in England was reunited recently after over 23 years apart when the woman tracked down the man to give a DNA sample for a paternity test. Sarah Daniels, 42, showed up at Roy Cook’s door after ending their brief eight-month romance 23 years earlier. She was 17 the last time she saw him…

Wendy Atterberry / December 29, 2010

6 New Year’s Resolutions Worth Keeping

There’s nothing wrong with vowing to lose weight or quit smoking, but as far as most New Year’s resolutions go, they’re a bit tired and uninspired, don’t you think? For your health and happiness, by all means put down the cigarettes and pick up some hand-weights, but in the interest of personal growth and feeling…

Wendy Atterberry / December 29, 2010

Who Loves Who More In Your Relationship?

If you believe in romantic comedies, the ideal outcome of any romantic relationship is that both partners love each other equally. But is that always true in real life? Sure, it may be the case some of the time, but the fact of the matter is that relationships are often uneven or unequal when it…

Susannah Breslin / December 29, 2010

Alicia Keys’ Song For Her Baby Is So Sweet

This is the only case I can think of where a singer croons to a “baby” in a song and is actually talking to a human infant. Alicia Keys has released this new tune, also featuring Eve, for her newborn baby, Egypt Daoud Dean. It’s called “Speechless,” and has me a little teary…

Kate Torgovnick/ / December 29, 2010

What Are Your New Year’s Resolutions?

I’m still contemplating my New Year’s resolutions. I could make a list and make it boring, the theme being fix all the stuff I could do better. You know, like save more, scrub the toilet with greater vigor, and practice yoga daily. Or I could focus on all the dreams I’d like to accomplish –…

Susannah Breslin / December 29, 2010

Leighton Meester Has Only Had One Crushing Breakup

“I’ve never really liked anybody before. Even when I would date guys, it would sort of be on the surface and it was always a relief when we broke up. … I’ve only had one experience where it was really hard and I was really sad when it ended, but that’s what taught me a…

Kate Torgovnick/ / December 29, 2010

Girls Gone Wild Founder Joe Francis’ Wife Of 2 Months Dumps Him

Prepared to be stunned, ladies? Girls Gone Wild founder and general sleazebag Joe Francis has been left by his wife of less than two months. I know! I didn’t see it coming either. Frankly, what I did find shocking was that any woman would marry him in the first place, but I guess there’s a…

Susannah Breslin / December 29, 2010

Ami’s Best Posts Of 2010

While there are still a few days left in 2010, we’re going to feature some of our best and favorite posts from the last year. Each of your regular Frisky bloggers has picked out her 10 favorite posts from 2010—some you may remember well, others might have slipped past your radar. Either way, we hope

The Frisky / December 29, 2010

“Whip My Hair” — On Ice!

What’s not to love about this 9-year-old ice skater twirling around to Willow Smith’s “Whip My Hair”? From her colorful locks to those Converse ice skates, she’s got it going on.

Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 29, 2010

Home Inspiration: Map It Out

I’m planning a big trip to Europe next summer. The only problem is that I am pretty much useless at planning anything more long term than a few hours from right now. So far I’ve saved a little money, written down a few goals, and that’s pretty much it. When I told my friend Lynn,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / December 29, 2010

Quickies: Britney Spears Tries To Pick A Winner & Reese Witherspoon Is Engaged

Britney Spears was caught digging far up her nose. [TMZ]
Reese Witherspoon is engaged to Jim Toth, her rep confirmed. “They are extremely happy.” [Us Weekly]
Lily Allen is just one of the many other celebs who got engaged over the holiday weekend. She’s set to tie the knot with longtime beau Sam Cooper. [E!

Annika Harris / December 28, 2010

He’s Terrible In Bed — Help!

The guy I’m dating is great in every possible way — EXCEPT for the sex! What do I do?


Horny But Happy Sort Of

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The Stir / December 28, 2010

Today’s Lady News: Shiloh Jolie-Pitt Is Just Trendy, OK?

Thank God, Shiloh Jolie-Pitt wearing boys’ clothes is just a hot “trend” now. Whew! [USA Today]
Manicures and raw food with Liz Phair? Yes, please! []
What will make women buy more liquor? Making the bottles “fashionable,” duh. [New York Times]…

Jessica Wakeman / December 28, 2010

Check Out Some Of The Awesome Fashion Art From Sea Of Shoes’ Contest

Here’s a testament to just how loyal readers of fashion blogs are: when Sea of Shoes blogger Jane Aldridge announced an art contest on her site, she received hundreds of submissions. Asking readers to interpret their favorite spring runway look, people came up with all sorts of crazy things from paintings and illustrations to “…

Leonora Epstein / December 28, 2010

The Most Creative Way Ever To Fund A Shopping Spree

Money is tight this year and I have been left with the task of dreaming up ways to fund my post-Christmas shopping spree. The sales are calling my name! Luckily, I’ve got an idea. What if I faked my own kidnapping and tried to extort $25,000 from my husband for ransom? Oh wait, I don’t…

Ami Angelowicz / December 28, 2010

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: Teeny Tiny Masterpiece

As gorgeous as this Starry Night ring is on its own, how awesome would it look paired with this bra? I think Van Gogh would approve. [$19, Kimari Jewelry]…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / December 28, 2010
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