Unwanted Body Hair

While the words “spontaneous beach day” may elicit squeals of excitement and delight for some, to me those three words strung together sound about as fun and frivolous as “the bar exam.” If you were to invite me to a “spontaneous beach day” this would be my response via text:

BAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA. 

Things I Learned from Stand-Up Comedy

Things I Learned from Stand-Up Comedy

People always want to take me out for coffee so they can pick my brain and see what it takes to do stand-up. I’m always...

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Tashi Dos Santos

In advance of our retreat to Chile, we are shining a...

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Lauren Bastide’s Podcast

Lauren Bastide’s Podcast

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Tattoo Balm

As the girlfriend of a boyfriend who loves getting...

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ZARA’S MODELS

I was trying to keep informed about the important...

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BAD TATTOOS

There are a lot of things about men I’ll never understand. One of them is their penchant for bad tattoos.

First, let’s clarify, there are two types of bad tattoos. Accidentally bad tattoos, and purposefully bad tattoos. My boyfriend of six years (the one holding our fluffy dog), has both.

Funny Sex Stories

Funny Sex Stories

A few months ago The New Yorker ran a cartoon series about sex I can’t stop thinking about. You can see it here. I’ve never...

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Come Join us in Chile!

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The Art of Self Discovery

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A Week in Marrakech

Style Story / Jamie Pelayo

Style Story / Jamie Pelayo

How To / Tell A Story

How To / Tell A Story

Rituals at the Hammam

Rituals at the Hammam

Georgia on the Go

Georgia on the Go

Morgane Sezalory: A Freedom Inside

Morgane Sezalory: A Freedom Inside

BEAUTY GONE TOO FAR

Getting The Brazilian wasn’t enough.

“If we do the whole area, your boyfriend will love it,” said the J. Sister, one of seven at the eponymous waxing salon, after she gave me the Brazilian.

What she was suggesting, after having removed every pubic hair from my upper leg and vagina area was to do the same thing to my anus. I don’t think I even had a boyfriend then, but the power of her implication had me considering.

VALUES / HUMOR

VALUES / HUMOR

What scares me about death? The thought of never laughing again. Not what you were expecting when you clicked on a “humor” piece? Well, too bad, here we are. But let me explain…

On Over-thinking…

On Over-thinking…

Dear Garance, I struggle with “analysis paralysis” and perfectionism to the point where I feel like I can’t just get started (I had a group of your notebooks I left empty for years because I couldn’t decide...

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