iOS app Android app More

All The Blog Posts



10 Ways to Cook with Grapes

Food52 | January 23, 2014 | Taste
It's time to celebrate one of fall's less appreciated fruits: the grape.
Caroline Dowd-Higgins


How to Manage Introverts

Caroline Dowd-Higgins | December 2, 2013 | Women
Here are some tips to demystify how Introverts function at work. It can be a tutorial for extroverts whose personalities are on the other end of the spectrum.
Gail Brenner, Ph.D.

SOS: 5 Lifelines for Getting Back on Track

Gail Brenner, Ph.D. | December 2, 2013 | Women
It is abundantly clear to me how little control we have. Thoughts show up, feelings appear, circumstances arise. We're sailing along just fine, until all of a sudden we're not.
Jen M.L.


Top 10 Ways Members of Congress Are Like Toddlers

Jen M.L. | January 23, 2014 | Parents
They don't know what irony means, so it's adorable when they tell you that Green Eggs and Ham is one of their favorite books even though it's a story about a guy who refuses to try anything new and strange because he's afraid he'll hate it and then finally he relents and realizes it's amazing.
Tasneem Bhatia, M.D.


Beyond BRACA: 7 Keys to Breast Cancer Prevention

Tasneem Bhatia, M.D. | January 23, 2014 | Healthy Living
We need more. We need more options than losing our breasts, ovaries and other organs. Surely the conversation on breast cancer prevention has to be more involved than this?
Jan Sharry


Are We Just a Bunch of Mean Girls?

Jan Sharry | January 23, 2014 | Women
We all know the Madeline Albright quote about how there is a special place in hell for women who don't help other women. With this threat of a very painful and hot eternity, how can we as leaders become more supportive of other women?
Rachel Levy Lesser

The Socially Networked Birthday

Rachel Levy Lesser | December 2, 2013 | Women
I don't like to make a big deal about my birthday. After all, it is just another day. That is, until Facebook came along and changed the world of birthday greetings as we know it.
Lauren Duca


'Nashville' Season 2, Episode 2 Recap: The Mysterious Case Of The Harvard Bean Counter

Lauren Duca | January 23, 2014 | TV
Welcome to the brand new "Nashville," where Juliette's act is not the only thing that has been rid of its "bubble gum and glitter." A slightly mopey -- though necessary -- episode, "Never No More" is all about constructing the major arcs of the second season, and boy, are there problems that need solving.
Hayley Krischer


3 Reasons the Government Shutdown Is a Women's Issue

Hayley Krischer | January 23, 2014 | Women
The government shutdown might not have impacted you directly yet, but it will affect all of us --especially women -- eventually.
Neely Steinberg


He Said, She Said: How to Date Better

Neely Steinberg | January 23, 2014 | Women
When you look at dating as more than an interview for marriage and babies, but as an opportunity for discovery, self-growth and personal development, you're not solely focused on the outcome, so you can direct your energies more positively and productively
Heidi Mulligan Walker


Today I Am Waving My Wig for Obamacare and Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Heidi Mulligan Walker | January 23, 2014 | Healthy Living
The only way that my positive cancer experience has been possible is thanks to two things: health insurance and advances in breast cancer research. I have a health insurance plan through my husband's job that offers comprehensive cover for cancer treatment.
Susan McCorkindale


Surviving My Husband's Hobbies, or the Perils of Other People's Bucket Lists

Susan McCorkindale | January 23, 2014 | Women
This is what comes of marrying a man's man. An adrenaline junkie. A man with boundless energy and zero fear.
Meredith Melnick


The Amazing Discovery I Made When My Phone Died

Meredith Melnick | January 23, 2014 | Healthy Living
To my great delight, errands have become a time of total pleasure -- a luxury of aloneness and action. It feels so much better to be engaged with the city, giving my neighbors their due: my full attention, even if they can't tell the difference.
Roey Thorpe


'Where Have All the Butches Gone?'

Roey Thorpe | December 2, 2013 | Gay Voices
The question is driven in part by nostalgia and in part by a discomfort with what seems to have been a shift in the way that young lesbians think about gender. And the first question often leads to others: Why are all the butches becoming men?
Chef Rossi


Women Roar, Even When They Cook

Chef Rossi | January 23, 2014 | Women
All men wanted to do was come home to their mother's or their wife's home cooking, so why the hell was it so hard for them to accept us as chefs?
Marilynne K. Roach

9 Reasons You Might Have Been Suspected of Witchcraft in 1692

Marilynne K. Roach | December 2, 2013 | Books
The Salem witch trials of 1692 may be the best known outbreak of such a panic but they were not typical of the usual neighborhood suspicions.