How We Really Get to Sleep
Shouldn’t this be the easiest part of our day? An honest look at how we really sleep.
Women’s Workwear: The End of the Office Dress Code?
It’s time to deepen the cultural conversation about workwear so that we can, once and for all, shift the focus from women’s bodies to their brains, both in the office and beyond.
The Going-out Top: A Modern Phenomenon
Remember the top that you shared with your entire friend group in college? Of course you do.
Book Clubs That Are So Much More Than Just Reading
Remember the book club that turned into wine club? Or wedding club? Or just fizzled awkwardly because two members got in a mysterious fight? You know who you are.
The Billion-dollar Idea: 5 Tips for Originality
What makes the special sauce in a billion dollar idea? Wharton professor Adam Grant investigates the sources of originality.
4 Ways to Own Your Mornings
Mark Twain once gave this piece of advice: “Eat a live frog first thing in the morning, and nothing worse will happen to you the rest of the day.”
MM in the News: Talking with Fast Company, CNBC, Crain’s, and Entrepreneur
It’s been a wild week here at MM.LaFleur! Take a moment to read our latest press.
Women’s History Month: 8 Inspiring Women and the Products We Named for Them
At MM.LaFleur, we don’t just make clothes for women of purpose—we also name them after women of purpose. Here are a few of our favorites.
A List of 25 (Aspirational) Things You Should Have By Age 30
Because you need a real bed, a nice coat, and a go-to karaoke song.
Paul Kalanithi: 5 Takeaways from the Book “When Breath Becomes Air”
Lessons on how to live from a story about death.
I Changed My Name When I Got Married—and Now I’m Changing It Back
Wait, what’s my name again?
Bookmarked: 5 Insights from Laura Vanderkam’s “I Know How She Does It”
In the first installment of our “Bookmarked” series, we review tips from Laura Vanderkam’s “I Know How She Does It: How Successful Women Make the Most of Their Time.”
Start the New Year with Advice from Writer Paul Bowles
“And yet it all seems limitless.”
4 Reasons Why Improv Training Will Make You Better at Your Job
You’re giving a PowerPoint to a room full of saber-tooth tigers… go!
Get Smarter Without Trying: 8 Podcasts We Love
Podcasts—where learning and zoning out collide.
4 Life Lessons I Learned from the Author of “Calvin and Hobbes”
Have you read cartoonist Bill Watterson’s 1990 commencement speech? You must.
5 Rules for How to Fight Like an Adult
For starters, stop texting.
Why Everyone Should Travel Solo at Least Once
Pack your bags, ditch your friends, and set out on your own.
Ignore Your To-do List: Why Play Makes You More Productive
Break out the adult coloring books!
Practicing Gratitude: How Five Minutes a Day Made Me More Thankful
The unexpected power of the gratitude journal.
Tipping Guide: A Comprehensive List of Whom, When, and How Much?
From your hair stylist/unofficial therapist to the locksmith who saved you at 3am.