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Brooklyn Flea: Why I Love Antiques

My whole life I was always more interested in what happened in the past, or what could possibly happen in the far future. I love the early 1900s as well as the Victorian Era. I also love cars from the 30s to the 50s, as well as the lifestyle, values, and "advancements". Space and the future of the human race fascinate me to no end, and nothing disappoints me more than the fact that I will never see things like…

Why you should stop doing crunches.

When I see someone doing crunches, I want to scream and bolt over to correct them, even if it’s not in the gym that I work at. Even if they are doing them with so called correct form, I still don’t think it’s a very effective or safe exercise. I know, I know. It’s been a household and gym(hold?) staple for many years, and you might by ready to bite my head off, but read on and hear me out.…

Sephora Whore: Breaking my makeup habit.

Hello everybody. My name is Kate and I am addicted to make up. I am that girl that always has a flawless face of makeup, no matter where she goes. I always get "Who you tryna impress?" and "Why'd you get all dressed up?". If I leave the house without my makeup for touchups (which I rarely ever do), I either pull a dangerous u-ee and speed back to the house, or buy replacements at a drug store. I am…

A life of fantasy.

I live in the same house I’ve lived in since birth. It’s a small farm house, split level, with an old garage with lots of rusty farm equipment and tons of terra cotta pots. The sun beams down through the places where weather and rain made the shingles soften and cave in. Vines have started to creep over the walls and down into the cement foundation. The earth is going to reclaim it soon. Even farther out on our property…