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Need a little inspiration for your New Year's resolution? We thought so. That's why we tapped some of our favorite Refinery29 San Francisco subjects from 2011 to dish on their goals for 2012. From the always-classic "live more in the moment" and "find a workout routine that works for me," to a firm commitment to "invest in more hill-friendly footwear" and the TED Talks-inspired "try something new for 30 days," we've got over 30 ways to improve upon yourself in the new year…if, in fact, the world doesn't go up in smoke.
Find out what the Google girls, our fave local designers, bloggers, shop owners, and others are committing themselves to in 2K12. And don't forget to share your own with us in the comments section!
With all this inclement weather, we know what you're thinking: "How the heck is my makeup going to stay put with hail, sleet, and snow thrashing at my face?" Add the fact that it's prime Netflix-binging season — with all the crying sessions that entails — and the answer becomes simple: waterproof makeup.
In Western cultures, we tend to avoid death at all costs. We avoid thinking about it and talking about it, and when faced with it, we often go to extraordinary measures to delay it. Photographer Cathrine Ertmann decided to confront death head-on. Her project "About Dying" is a "photo essay from the morgue" that "works as read