5 Financial Goals I Have For My 30s

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 1, 2011

I’m proud of the fact that, I achieved a couple major financial goals in my 20s, namely paying off all my credit card debt and building a career that has allowed me to save money every month. But this November, I will turn 32 — hmm, that’s sort of upsetting to actually see written dow… More »


Craft Time: Makeup Magnet Board

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 1, 2011

My makeup organization system has always been some variation of “toss it all in a drawer and hope for the best,” which works out okay until I’m late for work and realize my only tube of mascara is buried somewhere beneath an impenetrable layer of apple-flavored lip glosses I haven’t used since seventh grade. Crafty… More »


The Good, The Bad & The WTF: Sookie And Eric Finally Get Down On “True Blood”

I think it’s interesting that, in the lead up to this season of “True Blood,” reporters kept asking Anna Paquin and Steven Moyer what it was like doing sex scenes together considering that they are also a couple in real life. Because so far this season, they’ve both had sex—just not with each other. Bill,… More »


Girl Talk: How Do You Get Self-Esteem?

By: Julie Gerstein / August 1, 2011

Last week, I had dinner with a friend and a gauntlet of sorts was thrown: shape up and get some self-esteem, Julie, because you’re really bringing everybody down. Well okay, I thought. I get that. Nobody wants to hang out with a sad sack. But I just don’t know how you go about acquiring self-esteem. More »


The Best Body Lotion You’ll Never Smell

By: Julie Gerstein / August 1, 2011

Isn’t it the worst when someone in your office or home slathers on a pungent, overbearing lotion that invades your whole space? I think so too. That’s why I love Atopalm’s body moisturizer. It’s not that it’s totally scentless — I find totally scentless moisturizers very suspect — it’s just that the fragrance is so… More »


Announce Your Pregnancy On Facebook: Site Adds “I’m Expecting” Option

By: Jessica Wakeman / August 1, 2011

Facebook’s new “I’m expecting” option is the new way to tell all 613 of your closest friends that you are pregnant. In the “Family” section, users now have the option to announce their due date (month, day, and year), as well as the baby’s sex and name.

It’s about time that Facebook did… More »