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Category Archives: Aslinn

August is here and that means that summer is over for students. Here are 5 tips to help you survive another year of social angst and homework: Dress well. This doesn’t have to mean designer clothes and a diva make-over, but first impressions do matter. Be friendly. Smiling goes a long way.  It says you […]

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I recently went to Chicago for the first time with my husband and a good friend. My husband and I have been trying to have children for 5 years, without any success (see our story here).  We decided to travel as much as we can and enjoy our “we can do whatever we want” season […]

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Dear Aslinn: I’m at an awkward stage in life and I feel like I’m always doing something embarrassing, like tripping, spilling something, breaking stuff, etc.  How do you recover from an embarrassing moment, other than running out of the room crying? Sincerely, Embarrassed Dear Embarrassed, I feel your pain. My nick-name as a teenager was […]

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A few weekends ago my husband and I visited St. Augustine with 2 other couples and, until our last activity, it was a really fun day.  After splitting up for a few minutes, we rejoined our husbands at “the Magic Shop.” They quickly approached us saying, “there is some woman hitting on us…” which was […]

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