Leave Your Books in Your Suitcase

In the spring and summer time, countless lists online and in magazines recommend what constitutes…

The Myth of Work-Life Balance

I hate to be the one to tell you, but Santa doesn’t exist. Defeatist as…

The Ultimate Battle Between Lack and Gratitude

By TATUM Hokay. So. Remember right before 2012 ended? What kind of thoughts did you…

Busy? Broke? You Can Still Eat Well, Darling - Literally, Darling
Busy? Broke? You Can Still Eat Well, Darling

I get it. You’re busy. We all are. As 20-somethings, we want it that way.…

In Sickness and in Health: Fears of the Unknown

I’m not sure if I would have ever identified myself as particularly “healthy.” Elementary through…

What Is Chemistry?

The other day, my 13 year old sister and her gal pals were questioning me…

Way Too Far, Darling

So at family dinner last night my little sister mentioned that one of the girls…

The Beat of Panic Attacks

th-thump th-thump, th-thump th-thump It is all I can do to not pull my hair…

The 21st Century Sewist: My Experience with Online Sewing Resources

I learned to sew as a young girl. I got my first sewing machine around…

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Commitment Phobia: One Day I Can Fly Away?

It’s come to my attention that I have a fear of commitment. Oh no, not…

Living like an Italian

Being able to call yourself Italian is awesome. So much so, that many of us…

It’s Mother F@#$&%! Tea Time

Hope’s boyfriend gave her a mug that said “It’s Mother Fucking Tea Time” for one…

How to Pick Up a Sexy Mechanic. Like a Boss. Or Not?

 By Michelle Allow me to preface this article with this: I’ve never approached a guy…

Yes, You Can Run a Marathon

It took two attempts. I picked up running in 2008, mostly as a way to…

Eye of the Survivor

When I was offered the chance to write for Literally, Darling I felt that I…

To My Darling “Boyfriend Girls”

I mean it when I say I am more than thrilled for all my friends…

x, why, z

I feel like life should be as simple as the alphabet. After all, it ticks…

Rant: Stop Judging What I Eat

By TATUM Situation: Your name is Sally and you struggle with your weight and you…

Loving Someone With Depression: How to Cope

I’ve never been depressed. I’ve had my share of crazy, and sure, I have my…

Seriously, though. What is the deal with yoga?

By TATUM If you call the United States your home, chances are, at least one…