Wait, Did My Boyfriend Just Propose?

Dear E. Jean: My boyfriend makes me laugh like no other, but sometimes I can’t tell if he’s serious. I’ve been waiting for him to pop the question, and recently he spontaneously dropped to one knee and said, “Will you […]

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Could My Ex Post Our Sex Tape?

Dear E. Jean: In 2008 I made a sex tape with my boyfriend at the time. The affair ended badly. We’ve not been on civil terms since—in fact, we’re not speaking. Now, with a more sensible head on my shoulders, […]

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What to Wear on a Road Trip

Welcome to “The Perfect,” ELLE.com’s weekly roundup of all the elements needed for a perfectly outfitted and executed fill-in-the-blank. There’s an art to going on a road trip, and now that cell phones have made navigating a no-brainer, we can […]

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Ask E. Jean – My Alter Ego Is Into S&M

Dear E. Jean: I’m second-in-command of a major municipality, sit on several boards, volunteer my few extra hours a week, and enjoy a whirlwind social calendar. (I was recently described as “the Queen of the Political Scene,” a label I […]

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