Pounding the pavement of London all week has hardened my feet while enlightening my mind. Neighborhoods that were familiar names on a map have become recognizable puzzle pieces I can place on a grid of memories after traveling three weeks around the city in the past year. Show More Summary
Pin it Name: Sofia Location: Stockholm, Sweden We live in a white Art Nouveau house from 1907 in Stockholm. It's drafty and high maintenance, but we adore it! In my profession as an Interior Decorator (Tretow Deco) this house provides me with all the creative challenge I need - I constantly move things around and create little vignettes, it's my favorite thing! READ MORE »
Pin it Name: Walt & Whitney (arriving January 2016) Location: Austin, Texas When I found out I was having boy/girl twins I knew that I wanted to create a neutral nursery. I naturally tend to decorate everything in my home white and neutral, so the nursery was no different. Show More Summary
I’m too nervous for my Michigan Wolverines to think, so I opt to blog. (No one thinks when he blogs, right?) They’re losing to Ohio State at halftime. Michigan has a wide receiver named Amara Darboh and another named Jehu Chesson. Each is a pleasure to watch. Show More Summary
Hello. My name is Marc Alan Fishman, and I am … a collector. I’ve attempted many times to stop. I thought getting married, having a mortgage, and a kid would get in the way. It didn’t. I even have another kid on the way, and yet, I can’t shake off my problem. Shiny toys, gadgets, […]
‘It was mass chaos’: Gunman named in deadly assault on Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.—Just before noon Friday in this city nestled along Colorado’s Front Range, a shooter carried a long gun and several mysterious items into a Planned Parenthood clinic...
My last name can do things. Who is he? Bill "Froggy" Hands was an 11 year starting pitcher in the majors, with the bulk of his playing days coming with the Chicago Cubs in the late '60s and early '70s. While never an All-Star, he won 20 games with the Cubs in 1969 and had respectable numbers throughout his career. Show More Summary
Pin it Name: Annie Location: Brooklyn, New York I just moved to Brooklyn after 10 years in Los Angeles, a cabin in Colorado, and a few years of wandering. My belongings sat in storage for almost two years before moving here. When I finally did open up that locker, I purged so much. Show More Summary
Pin it Q: My husband and I have been on cloud nine since we found out we are expecting our first child! How exciting it has been to think of baby names and pick out furniture and accessories for the nursery. We are going to be a family...Show More Summary
Unless it’s to support someone I know or explicitly recommended, I no longer read white men. It’s not to make a political statement so much as I’m tired of seeing the world through their eyes. If you asked me to name my literary influences, it would probably take an hour before a white man appeared....
(Bank | Eugene, OR, USA) Bank | Eugene, OR, USA Categories: Extra Stupid Money Tags: Bank Bank | Eugene, OR, USA(I work as a teller, and one of my jobs is to field phone calls.) Me: “Thank you for calling [Bank]; this is [My Name]. How may I help you?” Customer: “Yes, I’m trying to make an online purchase with my debit card and it’s not working! I need you to […] (Read more...)
We are in the process of reviewing the updated version of these headphones, the aptly named BlueBuds X2, but today’s deal is on the originals and after having used them for over 2 years now I can attest that they remain one of my go to pairs of headphones for exercise and on the go [...]
Little bits and pieces; memoirs of the future, Box of broken laces; stitched up with a suture. My soul’s meant to be sold, As the story unfolds- A sinner has no shame, I’m the girl without a name. No bones in my spine, No morals entwined, Your...Show More Summary
Joey Cook is teaming up with Postmodern Jukebox once again, this time for a terrific cover of the Destiny's Child hit, "Say My Name"! Watch the video here:
(Call Center | Windsor, ON, Canada) Call Center | Windsor, ON, Canada Categories: Bad Behavior Money Tags: Call Center Call Center | Windsor, ON, CanadaMe: “Thank you for calling [Company]. My name is [My Name], and how is it I can assist you this evening?” Customer: “MY SERVICE HAS BEEN OUT FOR AN HOUR AND HALF! FIX IT NOW!” Me: “All right, sir. Show More Summary
From Colts.com Hello, Colts Nation! My name is Leslie Ann and not only am I ready for a fun-filled Thanksgiving, but I am ecstatic to be your Cheerleader of the Week! This is my first year as an Indianapolis Colts Cheerleader and all I have to say is “pinch me, I’m still dreaming”! This [...]
Pin it Name: Zayn, Sayf, Zoya and Soohia (12,9,6 & 18 months) Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania My husband and I still live in the same apartment we moved into after college. It's a terribly laid out 675 square feet, two bedroom apartment...Show More Summary
Photos by Greg Cristman I was in the band for 10 years, and after I left, I discovered they'd trademarked the name of the band (without me). I thought, I have a right to that name. It was my nickname,...
Pin it Name: Finnegan (7 months) Location: Atlanta, Georgia I originally thought I was going to do a neutral nursery. Everything I was pinning and inspired by at the time were these neutral whites and grays. However, when I went to pick out the paint I went straight to a bright mint. Show More Summary
(John Hinderaker) I wrote here about a former journalist named Gary Gilson who libeled me in a letter to the editor of the Minneapolis Star Tribune. That post included my email exchange with Mr. Gilson, in which I requested a retraction and apology. Show More Summary