Topic: lunch

Big Girl Badge: Why Is It So Hard To Cook And Bring Your Lunch To Work?

Big Girl Badge: Why Is It So Hard To Cook And Bring Your Lunch To Work?

In the dark days of my post-collegiate life, I moved to New York and waited tables while I tried to worm my way into an editorial assistantship in traditional publishing. Most self-respecting restaurants serve a staff meal and there’s often plenty of snacks throughout the shift, so lunch was never an issue there. When I finally landed a close approximation of what I thought was my dream job–an assistant in an editorial department!–I was dismayed to learn that the publishing industry cares not for your living expenses. In fact, traditional publishing thinks your student loans and rent and bills and New York’s notoriously high cost of living can go fuck themselves, because traditional publishing is not helping out. More »

Designer Sue Wong Is Secretly a Jewish Mother

Designer Sue Wong Is Secretly a Jewish Mother

She’s not actually a Jewish mother. But she is charming and caring. Caring enough that she will put food on your plate and insist you get seconds and make sure you get enough dessert when you have lunch with her. Because that’s what Jewish mothers do. They insist you do things you feel uncomfortable doing for the sake of being polite. And make you fat. More »

Lunch at Herrods

Lunch at Herrods

After a hectic day of shopping for a few new accessories, I thought that this might be an entertaining way to spend the lunchhour… Be sure to watch the young chef tossing the pizzas… literally lol… :)