ARTICLES

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RELATIONSHIPS

What the Rise of Female Solo Travel Says About Today’s Single Culture/SwipeLife/Tinder.com
The roads and skies are increasingly filled with female solo travelers who have decided to explore the world on their own terms.

 

 

I Dated My Next Door Neighbor and Here’s What I Learned/SwipeLife/Tinder.com
It was a weird and wacky time, but I learned a lot.

 

 

 

10 Reasons to Dump a Guy…Immediately!/Match.com
If he falls into any of these categories, it’s time to make a hasty retreat.

 

 

 

How to Plan a Romantic Getaway/Match.com
Three words: Best. Getaway. Ever!

 

 

 

Stop Dating the Wrong Person/Match.com
Keep dating the same selfish jerks over and over again? Here are five ways to help you stop the insanity!

 

 

 

How to Work in More Time for Love/Match.com
5 ways to keep your work life from taking over your love life.

 

 

 

10 Myths About Singles Over 40/Match.com
This is why dating in your 40s is awesome….

 

CAREER

How I Survived Nearly a Decade of Underemployment/FastCompany.com
An elaborate exercise in patience, preparation, humility, financial resourcefulness, and hope.

 

 

 

How to Bounce Back After Multiple Layoffs/Mediabistro.com
You may be down, but you’re not out.

 

 

 

 

 The Keys to a Winning Cover Letter/Mediabistro.com
You can create the perfect cover letter.

 

 

 

 

Interview Horror Stories/Mediabistro.com
Job applicants tell their horrifying job interview stories.

 

 

 

 

How to Handle Criticism From Your Boss/Mediabistro.com
It can actually be a stepping stone to success in the workplace.

 

 

 

 

4 Signs That You Might be Getting Laid Off/Mediabistro.com
Your job may not be as secure as you think.

 

HEALTH & FITNESS

 

Why I Decided Not to Lose Weight for My Wedding/Shape.com 
There’s no such thing as a “bridal body.”

 

 

 

Were You Born for Boot Camp?/WeightWatchers.com
Fitness boot camps aren’t nearly as frightening as you think.

 

 

 

 

Overcoming Exercise Obstacles/WeightWatchers.com
Don’t let aches, pains, or extra pounds keep you from your fitness goals.

 

 

 

Advanced Tennis for the Absolute Beginner/WeightWatchers.com
Grab your racquet for a boredom-busting Cardio Tennis session.

 

 

 

 

Weight Loss After Job Loss/WeightWatchers.com
Stay motivated and healthy…even after a job loss.

 

 

 

 

How to Get Back on the Exercise Wagon/WeightWatchers.com
Taken a break from exercising? These tips will help you get back on track.

 

 

 

Healthy Diet, Healthy Skin/WeightWatchers.com
Want your skin to look its best? Then feed it well.

 

 

 

 

​​Rethinking Recovery/Oxygen Magazine
Sufficient rest may be the key to creating the body of your dreams.

 

 

 

 

Stop Sitting. Start Moving/Max Sports & Fitness
This hour-by-hour guide can help you integrate more exercise into your work day.

 

 

 

Fitness Under the Big Top/Max Sports & Fitness
You won’t believe how these super-fit Cirque du Soleil athletes stay in shape.

 

 

 

​Dieting and Dating/Max Sports & Fitness
Enjoy the fun of dating without packing on the pounds

 

 

 

Running Buddies/Max Sports & Fitness
Read this before you pick a running partner.

 

 

 

 

How to Make Your Weight-Loss Plan Stick This Year/Max Sports & Fitness
This is gonna be your year! 

 

 

 

4 Essential Kitchen Tools/Max Sports & Fitness​
They make planning and preparing meals a snap!​​​​

 

 

 

Beyond the Gym: Cardio Barre/Loop21.com
Best. Cardio Workout. Ever.

 

 

 

Beyond the Gym: Pole Dancing/Loop21.com
I never thought I’d do it, but I did it!

 

 

 

 

Beyond the Gym: Spinning/Loop21.com
Trust me. You’ll love it.

 

 

 

 Can Beetroot Juice Make You Faster?/Beachbody.com
Studies have shown that it can shave minutes off your run time and boost stamina during high-intensity workouts.

FOOD

Shop Like a Chef/The Nob Hill Gazette
Interviews with some of the Bay Area’s top chefs.

 

 

 

The Red Carpet Treatment/The Nob Hill Gazette 
The newest food and wine hot spots in the Bay Area

 

 

 

One Urban Garden at a Time/Edible Los Angeles
One woman fights to keep her South Los Angeles community healthy.

 

 

 

The Ultimate Foodie Getaway Guide/Match.com
Planning a trip? Combine your passion for romance and decedent culinary delights into your next vacation.

AUTOMOTIVE

A Letter to My Dad’s Old Chevy Malibu for Father’s Day/YahooAutos.com ​ ​
The story of my love/hate relationship with my dad’s 1969 Chevy Malibu.

 

 

 

Is Being an Uber Driver Worth It?/YahooAutos.com
Think you’re gonna get rich driving for Uber? Think again.

 

 

 

 

FASHION & BEAUTY

Friends of the Earth/DAYSPA Magazine
A Texas dayspa strikes a balance between building its clientele and giving back to Mother Earth.

 

 

 

Why the Gotu Kola Herb is a Skincare All-Star/DAYSPA Magazine
This simple herb helps encourage collagen production, and reduces scarring and stretch marks.

 

 

 

Turn Back the Clock/NewYou.com
Thirty wellness experts offer their best ant-aging tips.

 

 

 

Men’s Footwear: Now in Technicolor/Shoes.TV
The days of brown, black, and blah footwear are finally over.

 

 

 

Look Slimmer by…Changing Your Shoes?/Shoes.TV
Nude shoes just may be your ticket to thinner looking thighs.