Category Archives: elsewhere

Pro Tips: Makeup Adventures At The Mall

Bright eyes for spring are everywhere, but I would be way too scared to try something like that on my own. That’s why yesterday afternoon I wandered in to Sephora and asked for a technicolor makeover — which quickly turned … Continue reading

It’s Not Crazy to Question Vaccines, but Here’s Why I Choose To Vaccinate, and I Think You Should Too.

Me (center) advocating on Capitol Hill for Shot@Life, flanked by Legislative Aide to Senator Feinstein Megan Thompson (left), and author of The Thinking Person’s Guide To Autism Shannon Des Roches Rosa (right). [I haven’t had a chance to tell you … Continue reading

Color Psych ‘Em Out: How Your Nail Polish Can Help You Win Friends And Influence People

There is nothing that puts me in as good of a mood as this particular color of nail polish from OPI (My Paprika Is Hotter Than Yours is it’s official name, and you can buy it for $6.25 HERE). Okay sure, Dee … Continue reading

Get Your Zen On With Grown-Up Coloring Books

It’s a sad day here in the San Fernando Valley — our local Sanrio store is going out of business. Gone are the days of Kerokerokeroppi and 20 color pens within walking distance, and so when Delilah and I discovered the news … Continue reading

There Is Beauty In Acceptance: “Bearded Lady” Harnaam Kaur Sets Stunning Example

Harnaam Kaur is a 23-year-old woman living in England. Like many women (between 10-20% of those of childbearing age), Kaur suffers from PCOS (polycystic ovary syndrome) which has been known to cause excessive hair growth in some patients. In Harnaam’s … Continue reading