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

Being sober in my mid-20s feels like being an anachronism in my own generation. People in their 20s are expected to party hard every time they go out, but that’s just a stereotype. The reality is that sobriety is a choice — one I made 12 months ago, as of September.

I have always struggled with dark circles under my eyes. Here’s what I didn’t realize.

I learned a lot when I looked into the ideas behind certain beauty products

I was scared to try the menstrual cup. But it changed everything.

Here are four reasons I prefer it to tampons and pads

How baking shows changed my relationship with my daughter

Our cake-making days are all the more precious now