Month: April 2011

And the best hat goes to…

Beatrice! It’s like fallopian tubes meet Mickey Mouse ears: I’m trying to track down a photo of her crying during the ceremony, which was my favorite moment of the whole wedding, but no luck yet.

Awaiting the Royal Wedding

My interest in the royal wedding doesn’t extend far beyond the Times style section dress speculations, Kate Middleton For The Win and wondering how in the world Our Future Princess gets her hair that shiny (seriously how? The people have…

Sick of small plates? Heavens no!

Jason Kessler’s bio sounds a lot like mine: He “loves to complain almost as much as he loves to eat.” But now I will complain about him. Because he is indisputably, unequivocally wrong. Why do I hate small plates? Because…

We need better birth control

Yes yes yes to all of this (from a lady who no longer uses birth control for many of the reasons cited in the article). The statistics on women’s satisfaction with birth control should be enough to make Big Pharma…

Standardizing Sizing

It is about time. In one store, you’re a Size 4, in another a Size 8, and in another a Size 10 — all without gaining an ounce. It’s a familiar problem for many women, as standard sizing has never…