Gone the Way of Ceramic

You’ll have to forgive this very public display of affection. I am a girl besotted. I never thought the day would come when I’d rhapsodize over knife, but it’s impossible not to. This new knife is amazing. Yes, it’s ceramic

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Gone the Way of Ceramic

You’ll have to forgive this very public display of affection. I am a girl besotted. I never thought the day would come when I’d rhapsodize over knife, but it’s impossible not to. This new knife is amazing. Yes, it’s ceramic

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So, Gardening

It’s all fun and games on social networks until you discuss politics, and then you learn how intellectually and morally impoverished most of the people you’ve surrounded yourself with are, more interested in getting likes than in getting involved.

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So, Gardening

It’s all fun and games on social networks until you discuss politics, and then you learn how intellectually and morally impoverished most of the people you’ve surrounded yourself with are, more interested in getting likes than in getting involved.

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Michelle Obama’s Free Meals for Students Program

I’m not American and don’t stand to benefit directly in any way. But I almost teared up when I read of Michelle Obama’s Free Meal initiative. There are so many kids that programs don’t see as “poor enough” for aid

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Michelle Obama’s Free Meals for Students Program

I’m not American and don’t stand to benefit directly in any way. But I almost teared up when I read of Michelle Obama’s Free Meal initiative. There are so many kids that programs don’t see as “poor enough” for aid

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Sandwiches Depress Me

Imagine flipping your lunchbox open, and finding a sandwich inside. Now imagine doing that every day five days of every schoolweek for six years of your life, pained by the certainty that unless the universe somehow turned itself wrong side

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Sandwiches Depress Me

Imagine flipping your lunchbox open, and finding a sandwich inside. Now imagine doing that every day five days of every schoolweek for six years of your life, pained by the certainty that unless the universe somehow turned itself wrong side

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Tongues Out, Little Misses!

“We have it in our head that if we fill our stomachs, we’ll fill our hearts.”― Kate Wicker, Weightless: Making Peace With Your Body

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Tongues Out, Little Misses!

“We have it in our head that if we fill our stomachs, we’ll fill our hearts.”― Kate Wicker, Weightless: Making Peace With Your Body

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We Cannot Have a Relationship, Starbucks

“There’s a Starbucks just ahead,” the woman chirped, oblivious to my seething. I had every right to seethe that morning in August, in New York. You would think that Williamsburg being the home of America’s most tattooed and yuppiest, I’d

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We Cannot Have a Relationship, Starbucks

“There’s a Starbucks just ahead,” the woman chirped, oblivious to my seething. I had every right to seethe that morning in August, in New York. You would think that Williamsburg being the home of America’s most tattooed and yuppiest, I’d

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Face Sorrow With a Sharpie

I thought I was ready for her passing. Death would have been a kindness; she’d been through so much. But as it turns out, none of us were.  And so, I sit here, feeling sad and hollow, wishing I could

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Face Sorrow With a Sharpie

I thought I was ready for her passing. Death would have been a kindness; she’d been through so much. But as it turns out, none of us were.  And so, I sit here, feeling sad and hollow, wishing I could

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Love Is a Dog From Hell

“there is a loneliness in this world so great that you can see it in the slow movement of the hands of a clock. people so tired mutilated either by love or no love. people just are not good to

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Love Is a Dog From Hell

“there is a loneliness in this world so great that you can see it in the slow movement of the hands of a clock. people so tired mutilated either by love or no love. people just are not good to

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Hey, You’ve Got to Hide Your Love Away

“Stop moping,” M snapped for the umpteenth time today. “Preplanning a funeral–that’s what you look like you’re doing, not tying up the loose ends of a marriage.” Loose ends? She must be mad for describing it so casually, and thinking

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Hey, You’ve Got to Hide Your Love Away

“Stop moping,” M snapped for the umpteenth time today. “Preplanning a funeral–that’s what you look like you’re doing, not tying up the loose ends of a marriage.” Loose ends? She must be mad for describing it so casually, and thinking

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