Dear Generation X, You Jelly? Love, Gen Y

Should we be offended by this? I mean, I’m sure we should, at least a bit. Lazy? That’s original. The generation right before yours used to refer to you as the “productive and efficient” generation, right? Or does the term “slacker” ring a bell?… Entitled? Narcissistic? Um…we’re in our fucking twenties and thirties. It’s not a generational […]

When Did Facebook Updates Become a Benchmark for Maturity?

When Facebook became a “thing” amongst my peers, I was in my sophomore year of high school. At that time you had to have a “.edu” email address to join, so knowing someone in college willing to lend you theirs was a sign of considerable coolness. I didn’t bother with Facebook. It wasn’t because I […]

DIY: Runway-Style Flower Sunglasses

Using Syl and Sam’s tutorial, I decided  to make a pair of sunglasses with flowers on the frame. Didn’t turn out too bad, if I do say so myself. Here are some pictures: I bought the clay from Michael’s over the weekend. It’s sort of simulated stone colors, which was pretty perfect for this project, and was the […]

On Friends with Benefits

Whether you call them “friends with benefits,” “special friends,” or the always classy “fuck buddies,” it all pretty much amounts to the same thing: someone that can be called upon to satisfy sexual needs, but who doesn’t accept the title or responsibilities of a true romantic partner. They are good for taking care of, physiologically […]

Wedding Show Season!

Some people love spring because of the weather. Others love it for the rebirth of nature. Some love the fashion. Me? Well, come April you can just stick me in front of a TV set to WE or TLC, because I LOVE wedding shows! It’s almost ironic. I’ve never really understood or approved of the […]