Posts tagged "the pitfalls"

The Pitfalls: Breaking Up (With His Family) Is Hard To Do

There’s no doubt that breaking up with anyone is a crappy, painful rite on par with Chinese water torture. You put so much into the relationship, and for whatever reasons,…

Gillian Telling | June 3, 2008 - 2:00 pm

The Pitfalls: Becoming A Smug Married

I have a confession. After spending the majority of my life deeming Valentine’s Day for suckers and championing all the single ladies, I have become a Smug Married.


Anonymous | May 6, 2008 - 1:00 pm

The Pitfalls: Sittin’ Bitch

Being in a secure, drama-free relationship has its perks: you don’t really have to shave your legs in winter unless you feel like it; sex is always at the ready,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 22, 2008 - 1:00 pm

The Pitfalls: Wet Blanket Wuss

Between the mama’s boy, the softie, the geek, the sensitive ponytail man, the teddy bear, and the by the books square, there is one common chant: Nice guys finish last.

Jacqueline Frankel | March 25, 2008 - 2:00 pm

The Pitfalls: Earthquake-Level Snoring

In the interest of full disclosure, I must admit that I have always been hyper-OCD about certain sounds causing me mental distress. For example, when someone has a cold, the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 11, 2008 - 5:00 pm

The Pitfalls: The Great Aunt Who Hates You

I got lucky with my not-quite-in-laws. My boyfriend’s parents have seriously drank the Amelia Kool-Aid, and I love them just as much, despite differing political views and the fact that…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 5, 2007 - 7:28 pm