What the strangest thing to happen to you during a waxing?
I ask because of something that occurred to me recently. There I was, lying completely exposed from the waist down, when the aesthetician stepped back and announced “cute one.”
I’m flattered, I guess? I laughed pretty hard.
This happened at a dedicated waxing spot versus a room at a nail salon, if the context matters. I’ve been to this spot and this particular woman before.
Have you ever experienced something like this? I need to know.
By @taniaha. Read more Guest Posts here and here.
When I was a kid, I was terrified of walking on a boardwalk or pier, convinced that I would slip through the half-inch crack between the boards and plunge into the ocean. I also believed that a person’s race dictated the color of dog one could own.
Knowing I couldn’t be the only person who had labored under this type of delusion, I posed the question on Facebook – what was something dumb or silly you believed as a child? Close to 30 people responded with their own childhood misconceptions and stories of confusion, which ranged from odd to hilarious.
Did we all at one time believe the bathtub drain could actually suck us down?
Some themes bubbled to the top:
For starters, yes, that’s his
Chris Illuminati is an author ( books here!), editor, comedian, Post It abuser, ‘permanent roommate’ and dad. However you decide to consume his work, Chris will leave you laughing. He cracks me up and that’s a damn good reason to feature him in this week’s Twitter Spotlight.
Your favorite blogger* was home sick today. When I wasn’t coughing, sleeping or
eating carbs, I was looking at cats on the internet.
I looked at
this story about a photographer documenting men who love cats.
Photo by David Williams via MyModernMet
David’s site features dogs too, cat haters.
This video, though, is even better. Please enjoy.
*OK, maybe not favorite, but hopefully you like me a little
There’s a good chance that you, like me, follow
Texts From Last Night on Twitter. After all, @TFLN has more than three million followers.
But did you know that they have their own gear inspired by said texts? Naturally I found
something I want.
OK so maybe I’d only wear it at home. It would go great with
Unless you are new here, you know that I’m a
holidays sometimes make me cranky so no one is more surprised that I have created a gift guide than me.
Please enjoy. And maybe take it with a grain of salt.
friend who is a frequent traveler.
For your sister, the
grump in your life. h/t to @taniaha.
For the friend who watches
Golden Girls reruns all winter long. Via Brandi Roberts’ Fantasy Floorplans.
For the narcissist you’re
kind of dating, maybe.
For the vegan,
gluten-free, soy-free friend.
For the coworker who never stops complaining about
hating his job.
For the friend who loves to be
For the last person on earth without
In the comments, tell me about the hard-to-shop-for person in your life and maybe I’ll find the perfect gift.
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London, I say rubbish instead of garbage or trash. I have adopted loo and lift with ease.
I can’t explain why, but I have to draw the line at ‘jabs.’