HOW TO: FIX A FLAT

People who move around a lot tend to fall into two camps: those whose live with one foot out the door, and those who approach each new apartment like they’re going to stay there forever.

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HOW TO: DRESS FOR A LEBANESE WEDDING

When my cousin married her Puerto Rican-American husband one Sunday over a decade ago, the women in my New England family slipped into their most appropriate sundresses and headed to the ceremony. The groom’s family arrived soon after in short, black cocktail dresses and sky-high heels. When they laid eyes on the conservative sea of neutral colors, their faces betrayed their confusion. Had they just interrupted a surprisingly cheerful funeral? Continue reading “HOW TO: DRESS FOR A LEBANESE WEDDING”