Julianna Rose Dow

Julianna Rose Dow is a thank-you note enthusiast working in higher-ed communications and marketing in NYC. She likes puns, telling people what to wear and baking with bourbon.

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I’ve heard that the place I live is the greatest city in the world and I’m not going to present an argument one way or another. If that is true it sure would go a long way in explaining why my roommate and I seem to have a constant stream of houseguests in our teeny-tiny… READ MORE »


Entertainment

In the spring of 1994, a TV battle was brewing in a Central Florida suburban home. Each week, my 15-year-old sister would sit on the edge of her seat, waiting to see if the cult teen drama My So-Called Life would be renewed or canceled. Five years her junior, I preferred the 1960s sitcom The Patty Duke Show. I… READ MORE »


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Is this a good idea? Is this a bad idea? Should I try this? READ MORE »


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These days, it seems like everytime I check Facebook or my email someone I know is doing something generous and also asking me to donate money to their project.  Kickstarter, indiegogo, GoFundMe and many others allow people to ask basically anyone they’ve ever met to contribute to project expenses,READ MORE »


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Finally, a clear answer on how to handle these social nightmares! READ MORE »


Love & Sex

I stole one of my favorite people in the world from an ex. They were friends first, but when we met, I knew that she was it. We immediately bonded over a love of whiskey, the United States Postal Service, and indie pop — reinforcing my idea that if this fella had such a great… READ MORE »


Love & Sex

Breakups are already a special hell, but breaking up in the internet age is much, much worse. READ MORE »


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Support your friends! READ MORE »


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“No, really, you shouldn’t have…I mean it. You shouldn’t have. Really, why did you?” READ MORE »


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You can leave a party without saying goodbye, but do it the right way. READ MORE »


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This Thanksgiving, be polite. And thankful. Don’t forget thankful! READ MORE »


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Thank you notes show that you have manners, you heathen. Send them! READ MORE »



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