2015, MM.LaFleur-Style: Finding the Sweet Spot
You don’t need a resolution. We like you just as you are.
Look Beautiful Over the Telephone
We dug up a pamphlet about “How To Be a Super Secretary” from 1951. Scary stuff.
You Don’t Have To Be a Woman To Be a Feminist. Emma Watson Explains.
Emma Watson is right: We should all be feminists.
“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.
The Sleeping Schedules of Geniuses… and Fashion Startup Employees
The sleep habits of geniuses vs. the sleep habits of MM.LaFleur.
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
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.
Have a Big Decision to Make? Consult this Shakespeare Passage.
To thine own self be true.
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.
E.B. White Doesn’t Procrastinate, He Delays
E.B. White doesn’t procrastinate. He delays.
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.
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…
What Ira Glass Wishes Someone Had Told Him
“This American Life” host Ira Glass’s advice to beginners.
11 Mood Lifters To Get You Through the Winter
How the MM.LaFleur team beats the winter blahs.
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?
Beyoncé’s Just the Beginning: The Year in Awesome Women
Call them feminists, or just call them awesome. The year in notable women.
Nelson Mandela on Optimism
Nelson Mandela on optimism.
A Call for Conversation from Our CEO
A call for conversation among women in the wake of the 2016 election.
Humans of New York: Why I Can’t Stop Reading Brandon Stanton’s Blog
A look at Brandon Stanton’s brilliant blog, Humans of New York.
On Aging and Beauty
“Only with stupid men does a woman’s intelligence count against her.”
Mood Boosters: The 7-Minute Workout
7 minutes to a happier, healthier day? MM.LaFleur investigates.