RIP Malls

Malls are dying, or so claim certain real estate barons quoted on the New Yorker’s Currency blog this week.

Is Sephora a Dream or Our National Nightmare?

I asked many intelligent women and a few men about their experiences at Sephora. There were some strong reactions.

Mourning a House, But Not Just a House

How to say goodbye to a house.

A Business Lady’s $18,000 A Year Work Studio

My business was working okay from home, save for the razor sharp misplaced clippers that would often end up in my bed. Why would I sacrifice my meager profits for a space that would, in the long run, reap me no more business than I could get at home?