June 05, 2015
The Weekly Wind-Down
Because it’s Friday and your brain is grinding to a halt.
June 01, 2015
The One Word Women Should Stop Using
Why do my female friends keep (mis)using this word?
March 23, 2015
So Many Girl Crushes, So Little Time
Why there’s nothing wrong with a once-in-a-while friendship.
March 19, 2015
What Happy People Do Differently
Are we trying too hard to be happy? All signs point to yes.
January 10, 2015
2015, MM.LaFleur-Style: Finding the Sweet Spot
You don’t need a resolution. We like you just as you are.
October 21, 2014
Look Beautiful Over the Telephone
We dug up a pamphlet about “How To Be a Super Secretary” from 1951. Scary stuff.
September 23, 2014
You Don’t Have To Be a Woman To Be a Feminist. Emma Watson Explains.
Emma Watson is right: We should all be feminists.
June 24, 2014
“This Senator Saved My Love Life”: One Woman’s Bizarre-but-Awesome Story
Hear what happens when Senator Alan Simpson intervenes to save a floundering relationship.
June 13, 2014
The Sleeping Schedules of Geniuses… and Fashion Startup Employees
The sleep habits of geniuses vs. the sleep habits of MM.LaFleur.
May 29, 2014
Remembering Maya Angelou, Woman of Many Dimensions
Maya Angelou in Hollywood, 1971. (Photo: WF/Corbis) Yesterday, inimitable writer Maya Angelou passed away at the age of 86. Just…
Woman of the Week
May 09, 2014
Gloria Steinem Is “A Body with a Thousand People in It”
What we learned about Gloria Steinem at New York Women’s Foundation’s annual breakfast.
April 24, 2014
Have a Big Decision to Make? Consult this Shakespeare Passage.
To thine own self be true.
April 15, 2014
Reclaiming the Finish Line: A Boston Native on the Meaning of This Year’s Marathon
A Boston native reflects on her family’s experience of the 2013 Boston marathon, and the meaning of the race today.
April 04, 2014
E.B. White Doesn’t Procrastinate, He Delays
E.B. White doesn’t procrastinate. He delays.
March 28, 2014
Are These Really the 10 Best Sentences Ever Written?
The American Scholar rounded up the 10 best sentences ever written. In English. According to them.
March 26, 2014
I (Un)consciously Uncoupled and Didn’t Even Realize It
Last night, Gwyneth Paltrow announced the non-divorce heard round the world. She and Chris Martin are splitting, or as they…
February 28, 2014
What Ira Glass Wishes Someone Had Told Him
“This American Life” host Ira Glass’s advice to beginners.
February 14, 2014
11 Mood Lifters To Get You Through the Winter
How the MM.LaFleur team beats the winter blahs.
February 05, 2014
Hey Toyota: Why Are You Still Talking To Little Girls (and Boys) This Way?
This “cute” Toyota ad makes us wonder: Why are we talking to little girls (and boys) this way?
December 16, 2013
Beyoncé’s Just the Beginning: The Year in Awesome Women
Call them feminists, or just call them awesome. The year in notable women.
November 11, 2013
A Call for Conversation from Our CEO
A call for conversation among women in the wake of the 2016 election.