Yelling about The Patriarchy
feminism

Yelling about The Patriarchy

Even though I am not an American, I was dismayed to see Elizabeth Warren drop out of the US Democratic race earlier this week, and the 2020 presidential campaign devolve into a competition between ...
Stirring Risotto as Self-Care
self care

Stirring Risotto as Self-Care

After I lost my fiancé, my love of cooking evaporated for a while. I have brought the concept of cooking as self-care into Lost + Found with a selection of my treasured cookbooks, including Fraiche...
Valentine's Day
loss

Valentine's Day

Kevin had a serious hate on for Valentine’s Day. He would assume his “cantankerous old man sitting on his porch yelling at kids on his lawn” persona, and would rant about the commercialism of this ...
The White Quilted Package
loss

The White Quilted Package

I stood at the edge of the sidewalk, desperately clutching a white quilted package. I remember thinking, ‘This is what fish must feel like inside their bowls’...
The Fist of Anxiety
mental health

The Fist of Anxiety

I felt a tight fist of anxiety in my chest all the time and I started having panic attacks. I’d keep myself up at night worrying, and then the next night, I’d worry that I wouldn’t be able to sleep...
Modern Wellness
self care

Modern Wellness

Peruse the paper goods section of any store and you’ll see a whole slew of beautiful journals and cards that shout these well-intentioned, yet not at all helpful messages at you.