[ad_1] Dear E. Jean: I spend my days managing other people’s careers in the fashion industry. I look after their money and oversee enormous project budgets, but I’m 29 and spend zero time on my own finances. Beyond contributing to the 401(k) provided by my employer, I’m clueless about managing my own portfolio intelligently and
[ad_1] Krause and Davidson denied any wrongdoing in the investigation. But after two and a half days of deliberation, the jury decided that the defendants had conspired to violate Ray’s rights, delivering a verdict of $9 million. Seven months later, the trial judge overturned the verdict for a narrow reason related to the jury instructions.
[ad_1] It’s not that it’s hard for Greg Ludlam to describe his wife, Elizabeth. It’s that when he does, he has to use the past tense. She was an awesome wife. She was an on-top-of-it mom. She was thoughtful and kind-hearted. On June 1, 2016, Elizabeth, then 39, committed suicide after battling postpartum depression (PPD)
[ad_1] Internet Archive Book Images/Flickr Presumably by now you’ve fully embraced your inner dragonfly and fake death every time a man starts annoying you. But if you really want to get back to nature, there’s another bug you can emulate: the cowpea seed beetle, whose females have developed thicker reproductive tracts to fight off the
[ad_1] Earlier this month, 600 women invaded Brooklyn wearing millennial pink shirts and Catbird stacked rings. But they weren’t coming for avocado toast and unicorn lattes—they were there for Create & Cultivate, a conference that fosters female leadership in business, tech, and the creative arts. With speakers like Gloria Steinem and our own Nikki Ogunnaike,
[ad_1] Miss E. Jean:I’m starting to feel like I’m missing an epic clue when it comes to dating. I have a good job and great friends, play sports, volunteer, etc.—a very full and fabulous life. I like to think I have a sparkling wit and a cute look, and that I’m an open person. But
[ad_1] Intent on making 2017 your Best Year Ever? We can help with that, thanks to our 2017 Coach of the Month series. For May, Heidi Klum and her beauty team break down how to get some of her most memorable hair and makeup looks—with minimal effort, to boot. Okay, fine, Klum’s fabulously over-the-top Halloween
[ad_1] Jake Gyllenhaal has filmed a Rock the Vote commercial, serves on the board of the Anti-Recidivism Coalition, and reportedly donates money each year to plant trees in a Mozambique forest. But lately, the actor’s biggest cause is championing women. On Friday, at a Cannes press conference for his latest film, OKJA, co-starring Tilda Swinton
[ad_1] AuthorCreated with Sketch. A year ago, a Cosmo writer lived like Marilyn Monroe for a week, and with May being Audrey Hepburn’s birth month, it seemed like the perfect time for someone to take on the equally-as-famous starlet of that era. And that someone was … me? To be clear, I knew nothing about
[ad_1] Anna Anderson once said in English, “You either believe it or you don’t believe it. It doesn’t matter. In no anyway whatsoever.” Emotions have always run high when it comes to the Romanov family. Some 50 blocks north of Manhattan’s theatre district is a Russian journey into the past of another kind. As much
[ad_1] Still, to many, this feels like power. The reason Mary Ellyn Weissman, who organizes an annual trip to Hedo, felt empowered there was the exact reason I felt disempowered. “You can’t walk through the dining room with a sexy dress on and not have somebody say something to you,” she said. “Now, that’s empowerment.
[ad_1] Intent on making 2017 your Best Year Ever? We can help with that, thanks to our 2017 Coach of the Month series. For May, Heidi Klum and her beauty team break down how to get some of her most memorable hair and makeup looks, with minimal effort, to boot. Here, Klum and her makeup
[ad_1] I first met Meg years ago—a chance encounter at Yankee Stadium—but we lost each other in the rush to get on the subway. I checked every single subway car, but she wasn’t there. An hour later, as luck would have it, we bumped into each other again in midtown. This time I made sure
[ad_1] Sasha Bonét is a writer whose work has appeared in Guernica and The Village Voice. Jessica Grose: For Refusing to Wear Pants As the mother of two girls, I’m sure that as they get older, there are going to be an endless number of things I feel bad about putting my own mother through.
[ad_1] When I first heard about SeekingArrangement.com, a website that helps men and women connect with sugar babies (people who are paid to provide some sort of relationship service) and sugar daddies (people who pay to receive the relationship service), I was skeptical. A girlfriend of mine was already on the site as a sugar
[ad_1] AuthorCreated with Sketch. Shortly after Nikki Villavicencio gave birth via C-section, there was a complication. Her daughter, Alexandria, was coughing up blood, and Alley’s stomach was swelling. Nikki’s doctors wanted to transfer Alley to the children’s hospital across town. Already afraid for their baby, Nikki and her partner, Darrell Paulsen, panicked. Both parents have
[ad_1] Having a child is a deeply personal decision. It’s also one that is complicated by societal (read: patriarchal) pressures–women are socialized to be caretakers, to believe that motherhood is an inherent part of womanhood. (There’s an entire slogan on Etsy saying that “only the best moms get promoted to grandmas,” as if a child’s
[ad_1] According to a new Gallup poll, Americans are more liberal than they’ve ever been. Things like birth control, having a baby outside of marriage, and even doctor-assisted suicide are considered more morally acceptable than ever. However, only 9% of Americans think extramarital affairs are acceptable, so don’t even think about it, Jerry. Literally everything
[ad_1] Dear E. Jean: I’m at a very exciting time in my life—the most exciting! I’m 25 and have just started my own business. Opportunities are pouring in. I’m driven! I’m inspired! I’m finally where I’ve always wanted to be, so this is a strange career question: I adore living alone, doing things my way—just
[ad_1] Breaking news: All men want is a woman who is nice. According to Fox News, which is absolutely an authority on how men and women should interact, men want “soft, gentle, and kind” women, who do things for them without expecting anything in return. Don’t worry, men, women have gotten way used to not
[ad_1] I was standing alone at a birthday party in a basement, eating cake off a paper plate. At 14, I felt pretty cool—this was a party for a sophomore, a whole grade above me, and I was there with my boyfriend. He was off getting me a Mountain Dew right that second. Mike* came