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Aug30
Or you could just buy lunch at school. (Back-to-School: best lunch boxes)

Or you could just buy lunch at school. (Back-to-School: best lunch boxes)

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Yesterday we had our last Summer Tuesday Playgroup with my group of friends and their kids. As I’ve mentioned, I’m ready for school to start and have been ready for school to start for most of the month. Today as we said our goodbyes I told Max to tell his friends to have a good […]

Aug29

Because I Have Been Just WAITING For the Chance to Whip Out Some Wedding Pictures

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Hi Amy, I wrote you AGES ago asking about how to get a Coach bag on discount, and then school kicked in and I promptly forgot to check back on your site for the advice. So imagine my surprise when I went back the other day, searched in your archives, and discovered that you answered […]

Aug29

The 2006 Emmy Awards

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Usually when I sit down to watch television with my husband I have my fingers positioned on the TiVo remote, not only to fast forward through the commercials, but also to rewind the parts of a show I can’t hear because he is too busy yelling in outrage at the actors. We’ve had endless arguments […]

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Aug29
Back-to-School: the best backpacks

Back-to-School: the best backpacks

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When my mother chose the name Melissa for me in 1973, she thought it was a beautiful name and unlike any of the names she’d heard around the neighborhood. She thought it was ‘unique’. She hadn’t heard of any other babies with my name at least until she arrived at the pediatrician’s office for my […]

Aug22

Because I Have Already Solved the World’s Foundation Problems

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Hi Amy, I’m a 21 year old woman in college in Washington D.C. I’m currently dating a 23-year-old man who is working at a media company in the D.C. area. This is the first relationship for both of us. We’ve been together for 15 months and on paper we’re the perfect couple. He treats me […]

Aug16
Because Nobody Else Wants to Discuss Your Hair As Much As I Do

Because Nobody Else Wants to Discuss Your Hair As Much As I Do

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BUT FIRST: I’ve gotten quite a few requests for clarification about the Not Curly But Sort-Of Bendy hairstyle I described two weeks ago. For some reason, the brilliant bit of prose: "don’t open the “flappy”thing" confused a couple people. I mean, really. Anyway, funny story! I’d actually taken pictures of the technique with the idea […]

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