Category: me

Welcome to the new style: New year, new life, new home

If this year has taught me anything, it’s that you can’t possibly predict how you’re life is going to go, even if you think you have it all figured out, even if you think your future is almost… Read More

Breaking news: Tina Fey reads Offbeat Home/thinks I’m hilarious

Apparently Tina Fey reads Offbeat Home & Life! As I said on Offbeat Home… Okay, whatever Tina, I forgive you for thinking that our site is “mom stuff,” because you’re one of my heroes. And I’ll forgive you… Read More

I just wanna look good for WHO?: Dressing, dining, and dating as a feminist

My boss lady friend Ariel wrote a great post about “That stupid Selena Gomez song and second wave feminism.” Just from that title in quotations, you probably know the song I’m talking about. I sure did… So the… Read More

My birthday: The Jesus Year and the year of the brat

Today I turned 34. Last night, on my last night of being 33, a friend asked me if the past year was, indeed, a “Jesus year” for me. My favorite definition of the term “Jesus year” comes (of… Read More

This post is more of a “proof of life” entry…

Celebrating @kidicarus222's birth by taking the most unexpectedly soggy hike into the mists of Echo Mountain. #peezu #echomountain #hadtocutitshort #wasnotprepared #gainingfeelinginmyfingersagain #soggybirthdaydrew A photo posted by megan finley (@meggyfin) on Jun 4, 2015 at 3:05pm PDT I’ve gotten… Read More

Things that I’m doing in Maui with no car

  Wrestling with a super-gross Jeep car cover, and anticipating, with every movement, that the insects that have created their hives within the folds will attack with a vengeance Playing “wtf happened here?” Writing and editing in the… Read More

This is a long, boring recap of a superiorly stressful day

Yes, I had a fucking DAY. It was intense. I think I handled it well. And it ultimately ended with “chi chi” cocktails with Ken at a tiki bar. So, all’s well that ends with chi chis. But… Read More