On The Cost of Legally Changing Your Name

Fuck this shit, fuck everything about this confusing shit. Why is this even a thing. Keep your awesome name forever. Make your husband do all this stupid shit to change his last name to YOURS. I'm so MAD. Thank you.

Posted on November 6, 2014 at 3:12 pm 1

On Monday Check-in

My favorite kind of co-ed shower is the Starship Troopers kind.

Posted on October 20, 2014 at 1:09 pm 0

On Aspiring To Be An Effortlessly Cool Woman With $400 Shoes

C'mon, eBay, everybody.

Posted on September 16, 2014 at 1:40 pm 1

On A City that Drives You So Crazy, You Buy a $4,000 Jacket

This activates all the same nodes in my brain that are still reeling from that infamous Buzz Bissinger article about his hard-on for luxe leathers. It's so good, let me just re-read it one more time: http://www.gq.com/news-politics/newsmakers/201304/buzz-bissinger-shopaholic-gucci-addiction

Posted on September 4, 2014 at 1:53 pm 1

On When Money Doesn't Matter: Up Close & Personal With The Son of a Chinese Billionaire

CHARLOTTE SHANE KNOCKS MY SOCKS OFF. This piece for the Toast sticks in my memory: http://the-toast.net/2013/07/25/pantyhose-years/

Posted on August 20, 2014 at 5:29 pm 0

On Stress-nesting During a Season of Turmoil

Totally! “When I cannot bear outer pressures anymore, I begin to put order in my belongings...As if unable to organize and control my life, I seek to exert this on the world of objects.” ― Anaïs Nin

Posted on August 18, 2014 at 3:16 pm 3

On The Other Side of the Desk

UGH so real I LOVED IT

Posted on August 8, 2014 at 3:17 pm 0

On How To Do Money Before, During & After Grad School

I've never been a grad student, but when I read "+ If you have a significant other, shack up. Good for rent and the grocery bill" I was like OH NO GIRL don't make emotional/relationship decisions based on financial factors that is just a recipe for disaster.

Posted on August 8, 2014 at 2:32 pm 1

On Which Extinct Job Would You Be Best At?

I used to be a video store clerk, which is pretty close to being an extinct job. It was pretty fun - chatting with folks about movies all the time and watching movies for free. Nostalgie de la boue!

Posted on July 24, 2014 at 2:00 pm 1

On I Received An Inheritance. Then I Freaked Out

Ugh so many feels. I loved this - I identify heavily with the themes of family legacies of self-discipline and shame relating to money behaviors, 'ridiculous rules' and money issues as a mechanism for emotional control.

Posted on June 10, 2014 at 2:21 pm 0