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9 Not-So-Hard Tips For A More Productive 2012

Your plan to get your taxes done early has gone out the window. You consistently feel like there just aren’t enough hours in the day, between friends, work, eating and…

Julie Gerstein | January 16, 2012 - 10:00 am

10 Ways We’ll Stand Up For Ourselves In 2012

I might sound bold on The Frisky, writing opinionated pieces about marriage equality and abortion rights.

In real life, though? I’m more like the cat that runs underneath…

Jessica Wakeman | January 13, 2012 - 2:00 pm

How To Make 2012 The Year For Long, Strong, Healthy Hair

Let’s be honest, the way your hair looks can make or break your day. Ladies who wear short styles aren’t entirely exempt from the universal bad hair day, but the…

Rachel Krause | January 12, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Girl Talk: Are New Friends More Exciting Than Old Friends?

The other night, I met a fellow writer at a dinner party. I’d read her work and followed her online but had no idea what she was really like. I…

Rachel Kramer Bussel | January 12, 2012 - 12:00 pm

An Inner Monologue During My First Spin Class In … Let’s Just Say Many, Many Months

Alright. Back in the saddle. Literally. It’s been how long? Shudder. Let’s not go there. I’m turning a new leaf. Ew, that sounds like a cheesy ladymag article. Let’s just…

Leonora Epstein | January 12, 2012 - 11:00 am

My Dating Resolution: Make The First Move

In the interest of beginning the year with a little self-reflection, I’ve taken some time to ponder the state of my love life. The landscape is as such: lots of…

Ami Angelowicz | January 11, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Style Resolution: Dress More Adventurously!

You can’t tell just by looking at me, but I live and breathe fashion. I follow all the right blogs, know all the right names, and stalk Style.com like a…

Rachel Krause | January 10, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Bad Excuses Not To Go To Yoga

So, this morning I posted a lengthy essay about my history with exercise and my determined desire to commit to going to yoga three times a week. And then this…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 10, 2012 - 1:20 pm

7 Tips For Finding The Right Therapist

There’s nothing quite like spilling all your secrets to a complete stranger. It can be liberating … or it can be terrifying. Plus, going through your HMO’s provider book isn’t…

Angie Jackson | January 10, 2012 - 12:00 pm

My Sad History With Exercise, Plus A Plea For Advice On How To Motivate To Work Out

There are a lot of things in this world that I am interested in learning how to do. Play my ukulele! Become fluent in Italian! Floral arrangement! Learning to appreciate…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 10, 2012 - 9:00 am

8 Ways To Be Kinder To Yourself

My main goal for self-improvement this year is simply to be kinder to myself. I’ve realized that my stringent standards, constant self-criticism, and inability to say “no” have done nothing…

Ami Angelowicz | January 9, 2012 - 2:00 pm

25 Teeny Tiny Ways To Be A Lot More Fabulous

We’re celebrating New Year, New You month here at The Frisky, and we’d like to propose a simple, fun goal for 2012: let’s all be a bit more fabulous. Let’s…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 9, 2012 - 10:00 am