iOS app Android app More


The Five Stages of Vacation Grief

The Five Stages of Vacation Grief

Dawn Weber  08. 3.2015
Every year, I take a week off, eager to get to the beach, overjoyed to be out of my cubicle, thrilled on Monday, and devastated on Friday....
9 Reasons Numbered Lists Bug The Hell Out Of Me

9 Reasons Numbered Lists Bug The Hell Out Of Me

Dawn Q Landau  08. 1.2015
Recently I was clicking on links, another short cut we all do now- we're fed some news item on our Facebook page, or the actual news page,...
Blueberry Picking Rules

Blueberry Picking Rules

Nancy Roman  07.31.2015
Blueberry picking is a serene activity. I wish that everyone could experience blueberry picking. By 'everyone' -- I don't mean, like, 'everyone'...
Your Own Personal Circus

Your Own Personal Circus

Elaine Ambrose  07.31.2015
Remember that crazed clown at the circus? She was the one spinning a dozen flaming torches while peddling a unicycle on a high wire as...
The Life-Changing Question a Stranger On a Bench Asked Me

The Life-Changing Question a Stranger On a Bench Asked Me

Debra Carpenter  07.31.2015
All the things I so often say to my daughter flashed into my mind, and they all had one thing in common. I wasn't focusing on making memories...
Looking To Tweet Great Stuff? Play Hashtag Games

Looking To Tweet Great Stuff? Play Hashtag Games

Jeffrey Dwoskin  07.31.2015
Sure, you can post about that amazing bowl of oatmeal you just ate. Who doesn't want to tap into your hands-on knowledge that 'raisins,...
This Selfie Stick Makes My Life Awesome!

This Selfie Stick Makes My Life Awesome!

Greg Schwem  07.31.2015
For a week I sat in a lawn chair next to our mailbox, waiting for the sound of the U.S. Postal truck. Or UPS. I didn't care who delivered...
Confessions Of An 'Old' Virgin

Confessions Of An 'Old' Virgin

Wes Janisen  07.29.2015
My unshakable virginity was due to 40% social anxiety, 30% bad taste in potential sexual partners, 15% unrealistic expectations, 10% stupidity...
8 Venn Diagrams That Cover 18 Years Of Childhood

8 Venn Diagrams That Cover 18 Years Of Childhood

Melissa Sher  07.29.2015
No two days with your child are ever alike. And, once you've been in the thick of a developmental stage and think you have something finally...

HULA MOON Vol. XXIII: Hawai'i Pulp Fiction; I Wish I Thought of That

Gordy Grundy  07.28.2015
Yes. It's true. In Hawai'i, everyone has six or seven jobs going at one time. It's the least you can do to scratch out a meager existence....

Younger Than That Now

Ronnie Citron-Fink  07.28.2015
I was reading an article on Louise Cady-Fernandes' blog, Lines of Beauty, about this week's fascinating TIME magazine piece, Nip. Tuck....

Gotham City's Newest Batman Villain: "The Donald"

Bernie Shine  07.28.2015
Holy Adios Amigo & An-Ego, Batman, the Mayor of Gotham City has finally cut ties with their newest nemeses-- no, it's not "The Penguin."...
How to Be a Mother-in-Law

How to Be a Mother-in-Law

Inga  07.28.2015
My long-time motto, to which I have, alas, failed to adhere, has always been "A closed mouth gathers no feet." Unfortunately, letting an...