Tag: bras

To Bra or Not to Bra, That is the Question

To Bra or Not to Bra, That is the Question

My bra is trying to kill me. I know this for a fact because before I put the bra on, I was fine, But after I wore it for ten hours, I thought I was going to die. I’d heard about these renegade bras before in the news. Bras that suddenly, inexplicably stop caring. It’s like something out of a…

Blogher Voices of the Year Winner: Bra-Humbug

Blogher Voices of the Year Winner: Bra-Humbug

Note: Last night I found out a blog I had written last year had been selected as one of the Blogher Voices of the Year essays. Thank you so much to Shannon Carroll and the other judges at Blogher for selecting me. I am so honored and really thrilled to share in the company of so many talented writers. To…

I Get By with a Little Help From my Bra

I Get By with a Little Help From my Bra

The other day I set off to the department store to get a strapless bra for a strapless dress I had just gotten. Having worn bras for, oh, about 30 years, I was fairly confident about what I needed, in what size, what cup, and what style. Apparently, I was wrong. As I started collecting a bunch of bras to…