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What We Love
I really sweat a lot. No. Not like that. Like people looking up to see if there’s a leak in the ceiling when they see the lake under my spin bike. So I’ve always used powerful, clinical deodorants that have a ton of toxins. But a friend told me about Kopari, a natural deodorant, and, after giving her the side eye, I tried it. I have just three words. It totally works.
Sometimes you need to dig your feet in the sand on your beach vacation and nearly burst from hysterical peals of laughter while you read about someone else’s often-hilarious, sometimes preposterous life. Samantha Irby takes self-deprecating to another level. She lets us disappear into her absurd, heartfelt, and occasionally heartbreaking life, and we love her for it.
Very quietly, the Tina Fey-produced Netflix show starring Ellie Kemper and Tituss Burgess has consistently nailed the sweetness/satire bullseye. When you just want to forget all of your real problems, you can drop into Kimmy and Tituss’s fake ones, in a world that’s weirdly compelling and often hilarious.
Real Woman Happenings
This year, I challenge you to try something completely new. Take a knitting class. Go skydiving. Learn the tango. Study Portuguese. Do something you’ve always wanted to do, and then write me and let me know what you’re up to. I think you’re going to surprise yourself.Read More
To realize her dream of building a sustainable home that would inspire the community, Melissa Matarese needed materials, land, and helping hands. Friends, family, local businesses, and Bucks County delivered on all fronts. Now she’s giving back with education and inspiration.Read More
As chef de cuisine at Jamonera in Philadelphia, Lindsay McClain is a rising star in the culinary world. Meet the Bucks County native who used her creativity and food savvy to win Food Network’s Chopped and maintains a healthy reverence for Iberico ham.Read More
It was Linda Martin’s lifelong dream to open her own clothing boutique, and at age 62—after retiring from a 40-year career in human resources—she did just that. Now, she’s on a mission to inspire other women to chase their dreams, too.Read More
Food fads may come and go, but the ones with staying power can truly change the way we eat.Read More