Dear Wendy: “My Family Thinks I’m Living In Sin”

By: Wendy Atterberry / December 22, 2010
I am a 23-year-old, self-supporting college grad and my boyfriend and I have lived together for four months. We love each other very much, are happy together and everything is going great. But there is one problem. My mother and much of my family is extremely conservative and this would be qualified as "living i… More »

Controversial “Vows” Couple Kinda Regrets Appearing In The Times

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 22, 2010
Yesterday, I told you about Carol Anne Riddell and John Patilla, the couple spotlighted in The New York Times' "Vows" column on Sunday, who fell in love when they were both married to other people, and subsequently broke up their families to be together. My qualm wasn't so much with the messy way i… More »

What His Gift Really Says: Holiday Presents Decoded

By: Diana Vilibert / December 22, 2010
When a commitment-phobe I had been dating for two months excitedly told me he had a present for me -- “you’ll love it,” he assured me -- I prepared myself for a thoughtful, romantic gesture of his relationship readiness. But when I walked into his bedroom, he instead pointed at a Starbucks iced coffee o… More »

Do Not Want: Armani’s $900 Phone

By: Leonora Epstein / December 22, 2010
Armani's new mobile phone for Samsung costs a whopping $900. The tagline for the advertising campaign? "It speaks for you." We'd have to go ahead and say that for $900 ... it better speak, sing, and dance. [Armani]… More »

Annika’s Favorite Things Of 2010

By: Annika Harris / December 22, 2010
The blog Your It List has asked a bunch of cool tastemaker types to reveal their favorite things of 2010. They didn’t ask us for ours, but we’re going to share ‘em anyway. You’ve read Julie’s, Amelia’s, Joanne’s, and Kate's. Now here’s Annika’s …… More »

Hot Guys Play Santa, For The Heck Of It

By: Julie Gerstein / December 22, 2010
Cute boys, dressed as Santa, handing out presents around Winnipeg, Canada. What's not to like? [BuzzFeed]… More »