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I went to Glamour Women of the Year Awards and took selfies with Gabourey Sidibe!

Take The Cake: Gabourey Sidibe Noticed My Hair Bird At The Glamour Women Of The Year Awards

Earlier this month I flew into JFK for the Glamour Women of the Year Awards (WOTY, for short) and took selfies with Gabourey Sidibe! Read...
Virgie Tovar    |   11.30.17   |   SHARE
Is it worth it? Yes. (Image via Thinkstock)

Stop Telling Me To Leave NYC For A "Better Life”

The sum of a city isn’t always made up of its parts. In New York City, this includes morning garbage, the near-constant sirens, rapid Read...
Lisa Marie Basile    |   12.27.16   |   SHARE
It’s the same place, but you’re a different person. Image: Thinkstock.

Same Place, Different People

The “you” who opens their eyes in the morning isn’t the same “you” lays down their head in that bed that night. In those few hours of consciousness Read...
Matt Joseph Diaz    |   07.29.16   |   SHARE
I’ve found that adulting is all the more important when you’re in a shared living situation. Image: Thinkstock.

Why I Never, Ever Want A Roommate Again

I’ve never had any serious issues with past roommates, whether they’ve been friends, family, or someone I found on Craigslist or something. I Read...
Denarii Monroe    |   07.1.16   |   SHARE
A simple flu shot would have changed everything. Image: Melissa Barvels.

I Didn't Get The Flu Shot While I Was Pregnant — And Wound Up Giving Birth In A Coma

A simple flu shot would have changed everything. It would have saved my family and I a lot of heartache; it would have prevented me and my son from Read...
Melissa Barvels of Babble    |   06.30.16   |   SHARE
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Recap: Hillary And Trump Win Big In New York Primaries

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump won big in yesterday’s New York Primary contests. Read...
Jess Lahitou    |   04.20.16   |   SHARE

Must Read: The Sunshine Crust Baking Factory

He was sleeping on the roof of ABC No Rio like me and a bunch of other summer campers and transients. It was tent city up there. Read...
Stacy Wakefield    |   05.7.15   |   SHARE

Confession: I Got Busted By A Park Ranger For Camping Naked

It was all going well . . . until the SWAT team arrived. Read...
Anonymous    |   03.12.15   |   SHARE