Links for you!
Over on Facebook, we’re sharing our worst/best/most embarrassing dating stories. Starting with how I dated a guy (for 2.5 years!) who looked like me. The comments and stories are amazing!
Like Cher’s feather pen in Clueless – but for 2015.
What if those terrible breakup texts were art?
A pretty DIY for a gold brushstroke vase.
Ever wanted to sell everything and move to a different country? (I’ve done it five times!) Here’s one woman’s how and why.
Related: how to rent a cottage in Sweden.
Is this a bikini? Is it lingerie? A sexy shirt thing?
Also related: mythbusting the long term travel lifestyle.
Myth 8: Angie is really brave.
This one blows my mind more than any other, because I would never, ever, ever consider myself brave. I do a lot of crazy stuff now and then to get a good story, but I’m always scared to death. My knees knock, I feel lightheaded, I sweat profusely… and that’s just for karaoke! I can’t tell you how many times in the past two years I’ve questioned my own sanity.
I think all of you who are raising kids and working on marriages are brave. I’ve always thought of myself as taking the easy way out of adulthood… skipping bills and mortgages and oil changes and pest control appointments in favor of an on-the-go, extended adolescence. Hats off to the real brave grown-ups out there.
Things to eat/bake/put in my face: creamy cilantro lime dressing, gnocchi verde (use up that frozen spinach!), zucchini noodles 10 ways.
Literary Quotes That Double As Excellent Mantras During A Final Set (Or: Things I Have Whispered Quietly To Myself At The Gym)
I CANNOT EVEN STAND HOW PRETTY THIS DRESS IS.
Things you shouldn’t give a shit about anymore. I’m co-signed to “Accruing financial wealth for any other purpose than affording myself the freedom to choose how I spend my days.”
Working on the Road is insaaaaanely helpful for those of us interested in living and working from anywhere that has an internet connection!
I love to spend Sunday evening getting ready for the coming week. Here’s a list of little things you can do to make life easier on Monday.
An idea whose time has come: napping pods in airports.
What’s it like to be a single mom living with mental illness? My childhood friend shares her story here.
My friend Rachel is single-handedly making Cosmo smart and read-worthy. Her piece about straight girls who like lesbian porn is super interesting.
As queer porn producer Courtney Trouble puts it: “I will watch anybody hump. As long as there is a wide shot of people humping, I don’t care what gender they are. The movement is what triggers the porn reaction.”
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