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Apr 4, 2009

Letters To My Younger Self: Dating

Oh, teenage Gemma. The things I wish you knew, about life, love, and so much more. But since that’s a lot to cover in one letter, let’s start with something a little simpler. Dating.

Mar 25, 2009

Spill It! Secret Single Behavior

Perusing College Candy’s fancy new cyber-digs this morning, I stumbled on this article, that I somehow missed the first time around. This article and its attendant comments cracked me up, and got me thinking about, of all things, a certain TV show you may have heard of.

Mar 24, 2009

Thrift Shopping: How to Spot the Real Deal

Ever since I was given a fistful of dollars and a ride to the mall to buy my own school clothes, I was a thrifty shopper. I liked the new stuff too, but once I discovered that, by looking in the right places, I could find better quality things for WAY less money, I was hooked, and thrift stores became my new shopping mall.

Top 5 Best Bargains!

Like everyone these days, it seems I am living ever so slightly north of broke.

Mar 22, 2009

Dear Tyler Perry: Stop Making Movies.

I’ve never seen a Tyler Perry movie. I say this at the outset so I don’t get any “shut up,...

Mar 7, 2009

Seeking: Cute Yoga Clothes, Stat!

Whether you’re new to yoga or an old pro, nothing makes you want to get up and get your Om...

Mar 4, 2009

Feb 25, 2009

Decoding Yoga

We’re rounding the corner into spring, (maybe? please?) and that means only one thing: pre-summer shape-up season. This time several...

Feb 23, 2009

Gossip Girl and More! My FAVE New Blog Trend.

I would now like to share with you one of my favorite blogs. It's very simple, nothing fancy, but somehow it manages to be the most awesome thing every Monday. This magical, mysterious blog?

Feb 21, 2009

The Relationship Talk: “Excuse Me, Are You My Boyfriend?”

So, you met this fantastic guy. You've been hanging out more and more, spending some nights, meeting up at parties, maybe even going to parties together. Things are great, you have a ton of fun, and damn, can the man kiss! You meet some of his friends, and he meets yours. Maybe you even do the toothbrush drop-off at each other's houses.

Feb 19, 2009

The Best Discount Designer Lines

Finally, a silver lining! Since the economy, you know, tanked, discount is no longer a dirty word! I guess $3000 tank dresses just aren’t selling like they used to. Designer clothing, once a hallmark of the fashion elite, is now being made available to us budget fashionistas.

Feb 6, 2009

Your Scale Is Lying To You!

Now that half my friends are on a diet, thanks to effing New Years, I have to share something with...

Jan 28, 2009

Hate Football? Superbowl Sunday Alternatives, Just For You!

In the interest of full disclosure, I will probably be watching the Superbowl. Boyfriend’s orders. But in the interest of...

Jan 14, 2009

Cooking With Balls (Sadly, Not About Uber-Manly Chefs)

Brace yourself. First semen, and now this: Cooking with Balls: The Testicle Cookbook If I were a man, I probably...