Discussion of news topics with a point of view, including narratives by individuals regarding their own experiences

In the last few years, my home has become densely populated by plants. I’m not alone: There’s evidence that millennials are quickly taking over the houseplant market. There are many theories as to why — health benefits, child proxies — but I think it’s as simple as caring for something and feeling satisfied to see it thrive. That said, my partner has banned me from buying any more plants. It’s beginning to look like a jungle in here.

Martial arts made me appreciate my body like never before. Here’s why.

Training has been truly revolutionary for me

How I came to terms with body hair (and decided to ditch Nair)

Growing up, I didn’t know any woman who had didn’t shave at least some of their body

Why are adult friendships so hard to make (and keep)?

When I do meet someone amazing, trying to be friends can feel more awkward than dating