Taste Test: NYC Summer Food

Spaghetti... in a cone?

Have You Ever Traveled Alone?

Kate Childs took herself to Paris — alone — for her 30th birthday. Was she lonely? Was it amazing? Here, she tells us what she learned.

What Exercise Classes Do You Like?

I tried five different gym classes, including one I was TERRIBLE at.

Trying Out Slow Parenting

Stopping to smell the roses.

Three Tricks For Parting Your Hair

Did you know that one of the most dramatic ways to change your look is to change your hair part?

“Hello, Stranger!”

We’ve talked about taking vacations alone and living alone, but what about…

“Do I Smell Funny?” Natural Deodorant Challenge

This week, intrepid Cup of Jo editor Caroline was tasked with trying…

How to pull off a coral lip.

Have you tried orange lipstick? We’ve been spotting it everywhere this summer,…

Lipstick Challenge: Week Four

In which Caroline finds her lipstick soulmates.

Lipstick Challenge: Week Three

Top: Hourglass Nude No. 4, Revlon Colorburst Balm UnapologeticBottom: Chanel La Fascinante,…