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From Collingswood Cash to Ardmore Dollars, Local and Alternative Currency is All The Rage

You’ve got to love American resourcefulness. If the economy fails, if the dollar bottoms out, what do we do? Hey! Let’s make our own money! […]

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Handyman 2.0?

So, you need that coffee table from Ikea assembled? Hot soup delivered to your sick brother? The next cubicle wrapped in cling wrap on April […]

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Coming Soon to a Mall Near You: Atheist Church?

Look out: The atheists are assembling. But don’t worry, they mean you no harm. They merely hope to “live better, help often, wonder more.” The […]

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A New Study on Breastfeeding Proves… We Read Too Many Studies

A new study tells us that many moms quit nursing because they’re nervous about nursing. Finally!!! A study that proves we read too many studies! […]

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Does Your Company Have a Bring Your Parent to Work Day?

Lest you think that “helicopter parenting” is an American thing, know this: a French woman was just charged with fraud for taking the Baccalaureate test […]

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PHOTOS: Dîner en Blanc a la South Jersey

Collingswood, land of the best Farmers Market, award-winning restaurants and chefs, the infamous Michael Landon controversy of 2012, Cruise Nights, the Mayfair, numerous eminent domain […]

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10 Reasons I’m Glad Summer Is Over

As an academic and a mother, I think of the year as running from September to June, even though the number changes in January. I’ve […]

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Facebook: Still Not Evil Enough to Drop

OK, let me add my own resounding yes to the cacophony of outrage over the injustice of the recent Facebook privacy settlement. YES! It is […]

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People Who Have More Sex Make More Money

Now here’s a study I can get behind: People who have sex 4 times or more per week make more money than those who don’t. […]

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On the Obama/ Kim Jenner/ Kanye/ Kardashian “Feud”: Everyone Just Shut Up!

So, by now you’ve probably heard that there’s an Internet war between President Obama and Kris Jenner. There are polls and “teams” and Buzzfeed is […]

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I Have Kids. I Love Them. Here Are 6 Reasons Not to Have Your Own

I need to weigh in on the pseudo news of the moment: Time magazine’s reportage on a 2010 study that showed “childlessness has risen across […]

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Hello Flo’s “Camp Gyno” Is a Menstruation Despot

Someone sent me the above video yesterday and said, “You might want to write about this.”  I had no context for what Hello Flo or […]

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Fired for Being Too Pretty?

A young female, a recent high-school graduate, smiled at the big burly man in the navy blue suit. He sat behind a 3-foot-wide desk. She […]

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Have You and Your Girlfriends Gotten Naked for a Photographer Lately?

There are reports in the media that something called a “special event boudoir photography party” is a growing trend in the U.S., with some photographers […]

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Make Every Week “Be Nice to Jersey Week”

So, what are you doing for “Be Nice to Jersey Week?” Created by a satirical periodical in San Antonio, Tex., in 1984, it’s one of […]