Posts tagged as: us

Alright, Real Talk Time. Also, Pictures Of Things + Le Love List!

June 4th, 2017 - posted under: Furthermore » Feedback

Mother’s Day perfection. At the beginning of the year I announced, sort of on a whim, that I would be doing a “Pictures Of Things + Le Love List” post every single week in 2017. This one was supposed to be 20/52. But instead of hitting publish that week, I just stalled. And procrastinated. The [...]

750,000 Snowflakes In Los Angeles

January 23rd, 2017 - posted under: Furthermore » Inspiration

Progressives are often accused of acting like “special snowflakes”, which I guess is meant to imply that we’re delicate, and fancy ourselves as oh-so-unique and precious, and which is also made extra ironic considering the insult is often hurled at us by folks who literally lose their shit at hearing the words “Happy Holidays” OH [...]

It’s Inauguration Day. Here Are 5 Unique Self Care Strategies To Get You Through It.

January 20th, 2017 - posted under: Furthermore » Inspiration

Self care. It’s a phrase that’s all the rage these days, but did you know that the concept has its roots in the social justice movement? It’s true! Long before it was adopted (and diluted) by lifestyle branding as the latest trend in “indulgence”, self care was a very real program practiced by activists. It [...]

The Ugliest Day In America

November 9th, 2016 - posted under: Furthermore » Inspiration

It was supposed to be a celebration. We had such a wonderful party planned. We wore pantsuits and we got a Trump piñata for the kiddos and there was champagne and miniature hot sauce party favors, because Hillary Clinton loves her hot sauce. It’s been an ugly, ugly election cycle, but my friends and I [...]

Five Of My Favorite Products For Fighting Cold And Flu Season

December 17th, 2015 - posted under: Uncategorized

[This article was originally published on 4 November, 2014] It’s official. Cold and flu season is HERE. It’s only just early November and I’ve already been through one cycle of sniffles and sore throats, and it feels like another one might be looming (ahh, life with a preschooler). And all around me it seems like [...]