Experiencing Toxic Masculinity at Planet Fitness

About a year ago, I shared a post I wrote about feeling the "male gaze" at my local Planet Fitness. I hadn't had any particularly bad occurrences since then, aside from the obvious stares. The other night, I had a very different, rattling experience that is messing with my outlook on toxic masculinity. Here's the … Continue reading Experiencing Toxic Masculinity at Planet Fitness

Kombucha: I’m so cultured

Back in May, Greg and I used his remaining (600) dining dollars to buy snacks for our road trip from the UMass cafe. To use up the money, we bought a bunch of $6 bottles of kombucha. I recall sipping it on the highway in Wyoming and comparing it to a mixture of wine and … Continue reading Kombucha: I’m so cultured