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iPhone is the new smoking

I live in California where most of my friends don’t smoke. When I was in college, my boyfriend smoked though, and I remember what it’s like to walk up to a cool smoker who’s waiting some place for you. He’s leaning and he’s smoking and he’s oh-so-relaxed. Nowadays, when I’m waiting for you, I’m likely […]

Cheaping out in Berkeley

I started “no buying new things” month on Friday. And it’s going pretty well. Except for I’m not exactly saving money since things like “expensive exercise class” are not *things* and are allowable. Some highlights: I found a never-worn skirt in my closet for my fancy dinner date with Alec. I even wore it with […]