In the Mx: Edition 2

Elise answers:
1. I’ve been dating my partner for a long time, and we want to mix things up a little. Do you have some advice for both romantic and sexual ways to change things up?
2. How do you find a rebound after a long term relationship? Is a rebound a good idea?

A Jolly Would Recommend

Welcome to “Would Recommend,” the new and improved version of “Gigi’s Corner: A Column,” the column in which I write about things that spark joy in my life and then rate them on a 10 point scale. Sort of like if Marie Kondo wrote Yelp reviews. There are plenty of things in my life that don’t spark joy (when it’s 60 degrees in December because of climate change, Happiest Season on Hulu), but here in the column we like to keep things positive.

In the Mx: Getting Started

Elise English answers:
1. How can you start a relationship during quarantine?
2. How do you use Tinder effectively? Can you even use Tinder effectively?
3. Do you have some advice on having sex for the first time with someone who is more experienced? How do you manage the insecurities that come with that?

Would Recommend: Spooky Edition

Gigi Silla (she/her); Washington, DC— Ooh la la, I’ve been upgraded from “recent high school graduate looking to kill time by writing nonsense for the internet” to “Staff Writer.” This calls for champagne, don’t you think? Just kidding! I’m underage!  Anyway, welcome to “Would Recommend,” the column in which I write about things that sparkContinue reading “Would Recommend: Spooky Edition”

How can I be sustainable in college?

Abby, in nature. Abigail Murphy (she/her); Bethesda, MD— Hey Abby, I got to college about a month ago, and I’m now responsible for many more decisions than I was at home. With that in mind, I want to start leading a more environmentally sustainable lifestyle! Do you have some tips for that? Hey collegiate environmentalist,Continue reading “How can I be sustainable in college?”

Would (Not) Recommend

Gigi Silla; Washington, DC— Welcome to “Would (Not) Recommend,” the spin-off edition of “Would Recommend,” in which I write about things that do not spark joy in my life and then rate them on a negative ten point scale. (Not sure how that works mathematically or what any of the scores I’ve given actually mean,Continue reading “Would (Not) Recommend”

Would Recommend: September

Gigi Silla; Washington, DC— Welcome to “Would Recommend,” the new and improved version of “Gigi’s Corner: A Column,” the column in which I write about things that spark joy in my life and then rate them on a 10 point scale. Sort of like if Marie Kondo wrote Yelp reviews. There are plenty of thingsContinue reading “Would Recommend: September”