30 Years of Music: 1993

Sara HabeinMusic11 Comments


1993! You are a wealth of musical riches! How am I to be happy with a mere ten songs of your excellence? By picking fifteen instead, that’s how. Turn up yer speakers, kids, we have a bit of (almost) everything this week.

Sara Habein30 Years of Music: 1993

30 Years of Music: 1986

Sara HabeinMusic19 Comments


1986, already! The year of my brother’s birth. I venture outside of my usual musical territory this time around, and let us all be better for it. Behold…

Sara Habein30 Years of Music: 1986

Grandma Had it Goin’™ On: Your Guide to Vintage Fashion of the 1980s

Lucy WoodhullStyle19 Comments


Like, ohmyGod, it’s totally 80s over here! Do you still own Hammer pants? Well, that’s too bad–they’re not back in. Carolina Herrera does not go near that shit, people. But you can wear the 80s today if you dare, radical ladies. So put on your Madonna and let’s talk about the 1980s!

Lucy WoodhullGrandma Had it Goin’™ On: Your Guide to Vintage Fashion of the 1980s

None of Your Business (My Weight)

Luci FuriousBodies3 Comments


I’ve recently started training with a personal trainer, and in a few short sessions I’ve started to see really impressive results. I’m really happy with the work I’ve been doing and the muscles I’m gaining. I am really unhappy with the comments I’ve been getting from people I hardly know (my super, my neighbor who I rarely see, acquaintances I … Read More

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Weekend Open Thread: Join Us in the Persephone Lounge

[E] RachelOpen Thread136 Comments


It’s Friday, people! Which means another week under our belts, and another weekend to look forward to. We unleashed some exciting changes for our commenters, including previewing and formatting your comments, and the ability to add pictures. I encourage you to play with these new features as you start unwinding for the weekend. To kick the weekend off, here’s one … Read More

[E] RachelWeekend Open Thread: Join Us in the Persephone Lounge