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The Guilt Trip

The Guilt Trip

Obsession. An idea or thought that continually preoccupies, or intrudes a person’s mind. Envy. The desire to have a quality, possession, or other attribute belonging to someone else. Worth. The level at which someone or something deserves to be valued. The common derivative between these three little words that so many of us seem to...
Cougar Town or Cougar Nation?

Cougar Town or Cougar Nation?

Demi Moore. Kim Cattrall. Joan Collins. Even our nation’s beloved Material Girl. These not-so-spring-like chickens have been walking over the hearts of young, impressionable and highly-envied males for decades. Gracing the covers of our guilty-pleasured tabloids with their poise, and their boys, reminding us that despite their age, they’ve still got it. However, Stacey’s mom...
The Battle of the Kates: A Duchess and an Uptown Girl

The Battle of the Kates: A Duchess and an Uptown Girl

Ever since mastermind and happily ever after enthusiast Walt Disney introduced us to the idea of a fairy tale, it’s safe to say we’ve been hooked. The glitz, the glamour, the knight in luxury brand armor–we eat it up like it’s calorie free bundt cake. We spend our lives searching for the prince charming who’s...
Cos-Faux-Politan

Cos-Faux-Politan

From the juvenile days of playing M.A.S.H. (when we probably should have been reviewing our basic fractions), to practicing our penmanship with our new crush’s last name, it’s safe to say many of us have grown up fantasizing about our Prince Charmings. You know, our typical knights in shining armor, complete with a convenient set...
Whistling a New Tune While You Work

Whistling a New Tune While You Work

We go to school so we can get a job. We get a job so we can pay the bills. Suddenly, somewhere in between paying off our mortgages and scrambling to pay our taxes, we’ve reached the age of retirement: the Golden Years, or so they say. As exhilarating as shuffleboard in the Florida Keys...