I Know Why The Caged Poetry Bomber Sings

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 29, 2011

 

I was wondering why “I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings” was sewn into the crotch of my bikini bottoms. I must have been poetry bombed by one of Augstina Woodgate’s people. Poetry bombers visit thrift stores and sew lines of poetry into random pieces of clothing to bring poetry to the… More »


Frisky Readers Share Their Book Recommendations!

By: Jessica Wakeman / June 29, 2011

Would You Wear: Feather Hair Extensions?

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / June 29, 2011

Way back in January, Julie wrote about the awesomeness of feather hair extensions. I’ve always thought they were cute, but wasn’t totally sold on them until I saw them in action at my friend Becca’s wedding. Becca’s sister was wearing a simple black bridesmaid’s dress and a few strands of striped feathers in her blond… More »


Truly Torturous Toe Shoes

By: Julie Gerstein / June 29, 2011

We’re all for wearing completely unreasonable and painful shoes, but en pointe Louboutins? No. No no no. Louboutin made them to benefit the English National Ballet — they’ll be auctioned off in a charity auction. Said designer Christian Louboutin: “Isn’t the classical dancing ballet slipper the ultimate heel? The heel which makes dancers closer tha… More »


Ask An Esthetician: “My Hypothyroidism Is Ruining My Skin!”

By: Julie Gerstein / June 29, 2011

Skin: Our largest organ, and also probably our biggest pain in the butt. Managing its temperamental, over-sensitive ways is pretty much a full-time gig, especially if your skin is a delicate Sensitive Sally like mine. Thankfully, we’ve got our new BFF, esthetician Jenna Kulp, to help us solve our skin woes. Jenna’s here to answer… More »


This Short Film Was Made On A Cell Phone

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 29, 2011

 

“Split Screen: A Love Story” is what can be done with a little bit of inspiration and a Nokia N8 mobile phone. Consider me impressed (and craving a vacation). [Buzzfeed]… More »