Graciellah Kigeni Wads

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On the Red Couch with Martin Dickson from the Financial Times

Inside Flipboard / May 15, 2013<p><i>Martin Dickson’s career with the Financial Times has taken him all over the world. After starting out as an African</i> …

Flipboard for Travelers and Adventure Seekers (Even Just Armchair Ones)

Inside Flipboard / May 20, 2013<p>“Flipboard For You” is our bi-weekly series highlighting how different groups of people can make the most out of …

15 Things That Would Happen If Men Could Get Pregnant

Pondering Richard Mourdock’s rape is “something God intended” gaffe, I thought back to the numerous statements from Mike Huckabee, Todd Akin and Paul …

22 Things You Could Be Doing With Your Life Besides Getting Married

Though I am all for the concept of marriage and support fully anyone who wants to engage in it themselves (in the sanctity of a church and/or …

An Open Letter To Nice Guys

Dear (Too) Nice of Guys:<p>Please wait for us. You’re not “too” nice. That is a myth. A lie. A spin on what some might call a gentleman. We will come to …

25 Things You Need To Forget About

1. That stupid thing you said, like, four years ago that absolutely no one remembers except you. Running over it in your head again and again as you …

20 Tips to Get Through Your Twenties

So, I’m starting a new writing job next week and doubt I’m going to have too much time for old Thought Catalog. I’ll probably stop in from time to …

6 Things About London That Make No Sense

The city on the Thames, and the people who live here permanently, have lots of wonderful qualities. From their signature male haircut (the quiff), to …

Why We Want People Who Are Unavailable

My first was Uncle Jesse. (Well, my first human. I had a questionable interest in Aladdin before that.) I’d grow up to have many more: <i>Clarissa</i> …

11 Signs Your Crush Will Never Work Out

1. They are not attracted to you. And how do you know this? They have definitely hinted or flat-out told you that you’re not their type. Chances are, …

When Relationships Get Boring

When you’re romantically involved with a person and high levels of comfort develop, it’s easy to start coasting. This smooth-sailing manner consists …

What You Can Do Instead Of Loving Someone You Can’t Be With

Instead of loving someone you can’t be with, fictionalize them. Reimagine your encounters as dreams: the kind you wake up from, shake off, disregard; …

Christians, Stop Giving Us A Bad Name

I have been a Christian for 10 years. Sure, I grew up being told the story of Christianity, but I didn’t find it for myself until my sophomore year …

A Treatment For Keloids

When my keloid was small, I would cover it with makeup. As it grew, I started to cover it with a band-aid, dodging people’s questions by making lame …

What It Was Like To Grow Up In The Ghetto As A White Girl

I grew up in Richmond, California, just outside of an area known as the “Iron Triangle”, a ghetto/war zone bordered by railroad tracks forming a …

17 Ways To Relieve Your Stress

1. Never discuss politics or religion with just anyone. Be firm on this rule. <i>Maybe</i>, under very strict circumstances, discuss with select, intelligent …

What Not To Do On A First Date

1. Pay for me out of obligation.<p>If you say, “Oh, <i>I guess</i> I should pay for you too” and then pause and give me a look, that is not cool. At least give …

5 Ridiculous Dating Dealbreakers

1. Someone’s height<p>Like, I understand if you’re over six feet tall and aren’t interested in having a Gary Coleman moment but if it’s just a matter of …

15 Things To Keep Doing In Your 20s

<b>1. Keep searching.</b> At one point it will become evident that you will never have everything figured out. A key to strength, positivity, and staying …

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Homesteady | How to Update a Traditional Dining Room

Strip the room down to the bones. Modern dining rooms do not generally have traditional details like chair rails or wainscoting.<p>Replace outdated …

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Wedding DIY: Does It Really Save Money?

Weddings can easily cost thousands of dollars, which is why more and more brides are turning to DIY projects to save money. If you're going the DIY …