“It’s such a stark contrast to my immigrant family upbringing, when I was always keenly aware that I was the ‘poorest’ of my friends.”
It was always important to my mom that we look our best.
What it’s like to have postpartum psychosis.
I thought an affair could help me escape my marriage. I was wrong.
At first, I felt like I was set for life — but I didn’t realize just how expensive life is.
“I had a decision to make and I needed to make it pretty quickly: When was the moment to run to the bathroom?”
“I was really into it — the little hint of danger was exciting. That’s when I heard the front door open.”
“My country is a very big, complicated place with a growing economy and some very backward thinking.“
There’s a testosterone overload in my house.
“The experience was an eye-opener. It taught me not to mess with women anymore.”
“A lot of doctors dismiss endo as premenstrual pain. It really makes you feel crazy.”
“I was frozen in place, trying my best not to vomit.”
I didn’t have a choice then, but I have one now.
“Three days a week, I take 4.5 micrograms before breakfast.”
He told me, “You need to call their corporate office and make sure they do cubed rather than sliced.”
This week’s installment of My Terrible Boss.
“I thought that was something that only happened on Mad Men.”
A mother reflects on her son’s descent into hate.
“It is possible to be paid what you’re worth. You just have to stop settling.”
What it’s like juggling therapists, doctor’s appointments, a second kid, and a full-time fashion job.