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  • BlogHer, Minimalism

    Why I Am a Minimalist

    There’s something you should know about me: I consider minimalism to be a big part of my life. I’m not the kind of minimalist who counts her possessions, but I’m aware of…

  • BlogHer, Body Image

    I Conquered My Eating Disorder

    [This is cross-posted at BlogHer.] ****************************** I know exactly when I became consumed with my weight. In 2001, at age 21, I had major surgery on my back (corrective surgery for scoliosis).…

  • BlogHer10

    More on BlogHer ’10

    While my last post focused on the feelings of inspiration I felt when I left NYC on Sunday, I’d like to mention a few specifics about my time at the conference and…

  • BlogHer

    A Farewell of Sorts

    I haven’t written a post for BlogHer in over three months. A few days ago, I made it official — I wrote a farewell email that I sent to all of my…

  • BlogHer

    I’m Turning 30 and I’m Okay With It

    (This is cross-posted at BlogHer.) I was surprised to see that one of my posts included in The BlogHer Community’s Most Loved Posts of 2009 was actually something I wrote back in…

  • BlogHer

    Online Dating: Sometimes You Just Need a Break

    (This is cross-posted at BlogHer.) I’ve been a member of an online dating site since July 2008; I’ve never suspended or canceled the service since it was activated. It’s always there, ready…

  • BlogHer

    Space-Saving Tips for Small Homes

    (This is cross-posted at BlogHer.) Ever since I moved into a studio apartment in January, I find myself drawn to stories and photos of other studios, as well as the people who…

  • BlogHer

    Thoughts on Valentine’s Day

    (This is cross-posted at BlogHer.) Every year in the weeks leading up to Valentine’s Day, we inevitably read the same kind of material as we did the year before: articles about how…

  • BlogHer

    Let the Decorating Begin

    (This is cross-posted at BlogHer.) It wasn’t until recently that I became interested in decorating. When I was living with my sisters throughout my late teens to mid-twenties, doing anything with my…