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I Criticized My Mother-in-Law Online — And Then She Found Out

I called it “Got MIL?” and in hindsight, posting it was not my most prudent move.

It was an essay that discussed, at some discomfiting length, my relationship with…

Lemondrop | July 30, 2010 - 5:30 pm

This Blogger Is Going On 30 Dates In 30 Days, But Will She Find Love?

The two most common questions I hear as a single girl are as follows:
1) “Are you dating anyone?” and
2) (After I answer “no”) “WHY not?”

I’ll admit,…

Lemondrop | July 27, 2010 - 8:45 pm

Feng Shui Your Way To Better Sex

We all know that the vibe of a restaurant can tip the scales between a breathtakingly romantic evening and an embarrassingly awkward first date. Similarly, and even more importantly, the…

Lemondrop | July 21, 2010 - 12:40 pm

I Married The Last Real Man

I’m one of the lucky ones. I’m happily married to a man’s man, a gentleman, a scholar, a romantic. He can cook if he’s going to starve, manages the finances…

Lemondrop | July 20, 2010 - 8:45 pm

Making Friends Is Like Dating

Of the 11 guests who recently got wasted at my apartment, I’d guess that approximately zero could tell you my sister’s name.

I doubt any would know if my…

Lemondrop | July 11, 2010 - 6:00 pm

Does A Cheater Deserve A Second Chance?

If my boyfriend has cheated on me once will he do it again, even if he truly regrets it and has moved in with me? Find out … …

Lemondrop | July 10, 2010 - 6:00 pm

I Dumped My Boyfriend Because He Didn’t Want To Have A Baby

Among some photos from a trip to New York I took a few years ago is a shot of me in the middle of a department store, holding a beautiful…

Lemondrop | July 4, 2010 - 12:00 pm

I Spent $700 On Eyelash Extensions

First there was the initial application. That cost $400. Then the touch-ups every three weeks at $100 each.

Yes, I’m aware it sounds like a coke addict’s tally after…

Lemondrop | June 23, 2010 - 8:45 pm

When Your Girlfriend’s Boyfriend Is Gay

What’s the only thing worse than finding out your man is cheating on you? According to the author of The Straight-Up Truth About the Down-Low, it’s finding out that he’s…

Lemondrop | June 22, 2010 - 8:15 pm

Would You Hire An Online Dating Assistant?

In the world of online dating, it’s a tale as old as time: You meet somebody online who’s funny. Genuine. Charming. Until the IRL date happens … and you find…

Lemondrop | June 17, 2010 - 8:20 pm

I Removed My Breasts

For the last five months, I’ve been walking around with one-and-a-half breasts. The reason: My breast reconstruction, a two-part surgical process that began with expanders and will end with the…

Lemondrop | June 8, 2010 - 6:20 pm

Is Being Cheap A Dealbreaker?

Your man displays any number of great qualities: kindness, the ability to keep his mouth shut during a movie, a willingness to entertain your “does this make me look fat?”

Lemondrop | June 6, 2010 - 6:00 pm