It’s just past 4pm on this lovely Friday afternoon. Are you still at work? Mentally, that is.
Author Archives: Julia Friedman
When my parents saw me for the first time, their first words were, “really?” They were quite confused that they had just given birth to a red- headed child. Actually, I didn’t have red hair at the time. It was … More
The other day, I went to the mall in search of plaid socks. I searched literally every clothing and accessory store I could find, but nothing. You see, these socks were for a very important theme party called “Plastered in … More
It’s been a long week and you deserve some special treatment. These at- home pampering treats will make you feel so good, and the best part is that it won’t cost you a fortune, unlike the spa.
A Maillot is the original word for a one- piece bathing suit. The word was introduced in 1928 and is of French origin. There is no specific style of one- piece suit that the term refers to, so it’s usage … More
You may be thinking, wow this girl is really dumb. She spelled “party” wrong. Let me clarify the difference between a “Party” and a “Partay.” Party: A social gathering especially for pleasure or amusement. Partay: A social gathering usually containing loud … More
Thinking about all of the sinfully delicious treats available in this glorious world is making my mouth water and my taste buds squirm. If I had to choose my absolute favorite, it would have to be sponge candy. Or candied … More
Are you afraid that people don’t think you’re important? Well you are, and you deserve some respect goddammit. By caring less about your outward appearance, you’re saving grooming time as well as showing people that you’re too busy to care … More
The “Green Movement” has been going on for quite a while now. It’s literally spreading everywhere- even when we go shopping. More and more stores are beginning to sell reusable shopping bags to cut down on paper and plastic, and … More
Last week, you were introduced to a new word: Izfro. To refresh your memory, an Izfro is a fro residing on the head of an Israelite. You may recall my promise to submit this new term to the Urban Dictionary … More
The Food Network has created a new show called Food Feud, which stars The Next Iron Chef winner, Chef Michael Symon. After passing Eileen’s Special Cheescake, located in SoHo, I read a sign, “Food Network Food Feud Filming July 19th and 20th.” … More
I absolutely love PostSecret. I religiously check the blog every Sunday for “Sunday Secrets” and am the proud owner of all five books, which I’ve read several times each. You can order them here. If you don’t know what PostSecret … More
Real Simple has an online beauty makeover page that allows users to test out different hair and makeup styles. Once you upload a picture, you can test out different hair styles and colors. If you want to get really crazy, … More
This word is neither in the Merriam- Webster dictionary nor in the Urban Dictionary, which can only mean one thing: we’re way ahead of the times. If you don’t live under a rock, you’re probably familiar with the term Jew … More