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I Have Kids And I Think It’s Selfish To Have An Adult-Only Wedding
This summer, my husband and I have approximately 10,000 weddings to attend. OK, that’s an exaggeration, but it definitely feels that way. In and of itself, our plenitude of weddings…
Is There A Nice Way To Say I Don’t Believe In Ghosts?
It’s hard to say you don’t believe people when they tell you they’ve experienced something supernatural.
12 Things You Don’t Ever Actually Need To Say To Anyone
You probably don’t need to know if the woman standing next to you in the checkout line is pregnant or not.
Absolute Beginners: Gym Etiquette 101
After the first installment of Absolute Beginners was posted, I got a few really awesome suggestions for future posts. This one is from reader Cedra, who brought up the point…
All The Bicycle-Related Knowledge I Have, In Q&A Form
It was 70 degrees out yesterday in Chicago. Seventy, people! That means, of course, that I’ve been riding my bike for the last few weeks, because really, once you hit…
Make It Stop: “My Neighbor Just Wants To Gab All The Time”
Make It Stop is a new weekly column in which Anna Goldfarb — the blogger behind Shmitten Kitten and Shlooby Kitten — tells you what’s up. Want a fresh take on…
Make It Stop: “My Roommate’s Girlfriend Is Disgusting!”
Make It Stop: “Get Me Off My Friends’ Group Text Messages!”
Make It Stop: “Strange Men Won’t Stop Calling Me ‘Baby’!”
Make It Stop: “Should I Leave A Sign In My Office Bathroom?”
10 Social Etiquette Pet Peeves That Annoy The Hell Out Of Me
I’m the queen of petty annoyances. I get grumpy easily, and unfortunately this tends to occur about 5,000 times per day. Does this make me an approachable, friendly, low-maintenance person?