Posts tagged "bad habits"

Frisky Rant: If You’re Eating Smelly Food On The Train, I Hate You

I ask very little of the New York subway system. I want trains to come when they're supposed to, I want them to not break down while I'm riding them, and I want to feel safe traveling from Point A to Point B. Sometimes we're shoved up against some sweaty man's wet armpit because we…
By: Katie Oldenburg / October 1, 2014

This Bracelet Will Give You An Electric Shock For Indulging In Bad Habits

An upcoming bracelet and app called the Pavlok will help you change your habits by giving you an electric shock when you fail at them. You get to choose the habit you'd like to work on, like spending too much time on the internet, going to the gym, losing hard-earned cash, or…
By: Claire Hannum / July 28, 2014

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…
By: Annika Harris / December 28, 2010

Dear Wendy: “My Husband Smacks His Food And It Drives Me Bonkers”

It’s time again for “Shortcuts.” For every question, I’ll give my advice in three sentences or less, because sometimes the answer to a person’s question is so obvious and the need to hear it so great, being as clear and frank as possible is simply the best way to go. Today we discuss living…
By: Wendy Atterberry / November 12, 2010

Bad Habit: I Tell People How Much I Paid

I have this weird habit. Despite being very uncomfortable talking about money in almost every other scenario, whenever someone compliments me on something I'm wearing, I immediately blurt out how much I paid for it, but only in cases when I've gotten a great deal. For example, while walking my dog this morning, I ra…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 23, 2010

13 Male Habits the World Could Do Without

Guys, we love you. You make our hearts swoon, you're the fathers of our children, you are advisers, companions and friends, but there are certain gender-specific things you do that drive women nuts. For example, leaving the toilet seat up? We know this is a clichéd male complaint, but seriously. It's rude. Your momma raised…
By: YourTango.com / May 27, 2009