My Too-Old-for-This-Shit List

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There’s an interesting thread over on Reddit: What’s on your “I’m too old for this shit” list? The phrase, I’ve read, is originally from Danny Glover’s character in Lethal Weapon.

Highlights include:

Staying up late, roommates, midnight showings of a new movie, and “Any drinking establishment that requires patrons to wait in line to enter.”

Agreed on all counts.

I’m turning 29 this week, and…

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How to Make Time for Reading

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Book Snake (Photo credit: cogdogblog)

Reading is one of my favorite hobbies, but during my first few years living in New York City, I found that I was hardly reading at all, except for when a new book came out in a series I was already following. I’m always hearing about new (and old) good books to check out, so a few years ago I resolved to spend more time reading. First, I cleaned up my…

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Link Roundup: A Makeup Experiment, An Amazing Catfish Moment, White Plains’ Unique Personality

Link Roundup: A Makeup Experiment, An Amazing Catfish Moment, White Plains’ Unique Personality

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Fun fact: Bestselling author Sloane Crosley and I are both from White Plains, New York! In this essay, she talks about the city’s “unique personality”: “The pizza on Mamaroneck Avenue, the castle-like middle school, the Irish pubs, the strange mix of housing projects and massive private homes, the multiple malls, the golf courses we used to sneak onto, the student parking lots we used to sneak…

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What Kate From Lizzie McGuire Taught Me About Friendship

[New post] - What Kate From Lizzie McGuire Taught Me About Friendship

Kate Sanders. Bra wearer. Deliverer of epic one-line burns. Noticer of repeated outfits. Diva.

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Lots of girls have a friendship like Lizzie and Kate’s: one that goes sour when one person becomes “cool” and one… doesn’t. But when Miranda, Gordo and Lizzie get into a three-way fight, it’s Kate who dishes up the advice that reunites them. Although, to be fair, it was only because Kate was paired up…

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Link Roundup: The Fall of Juicy, Nicola Formichetti in 24 hours, a Real Life Jungle Book

Link Roundup: The Fall of Juicy, Nicola Formichetti in 24 hours, a Real Life Jungle Book

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English: Juicy Couture at 640 Fifth Avenue, New York City (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Juicy Couture‘s flagship store on Fifth Avenue is closing any day. I remember being so excited when it opened because I was working just two blocks away. The pink, the sparkles, the perfume could lift my mood after a long workday. ….Anywho, the company has been sold several times and the products are now going…

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