March 27, 2014
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I review Divergent using a Theo James’ lips-based rating system.

On Sunday, some of my friends and I saw Divergent in a 21-and-over movie theater here in Seattle that has comfy seats and tables for your snacks and beers. It was nothing short of delightful. I wasn’t expecting much from … Continue reading

March 25, 2014
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Paging Dr. Ruth, and a Thank You

I wrote back in October about a talk I went to where an educator gave advice to parents on how to talk to their kids about the birds and the bees. At this talk, I learned first and foremost that I … Continue reading

March 20, 2014
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Want to shun friends or avoid nemeses? There’s an app for that.

Passive-aggressiveness goes high tech, y’all! There was an article in the L.A. Times yesterday about a new “antisocial app” called Cloak. Here’s how it works: The way Cloak works is users connect the app to their Foursquare and Instagram accounts. The app then pulls geo-location data … Continue reading

March 18, 2014
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After-birth: 10 surprises from those first days after delivery

Childbirth classes were something I didn’t consider to be optional when I was pregnant. With my Type A personality and the fact that I am someone who would always rather know the ugly truth than a pleasant lie, you’d better … Continue reading