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Before I started marathon training, I almost never thought about my feet. Why would I, right? They’re all the way down there, on the ground. Never mind the fact that most of the jobs I’ve had in my life have required my feet to bear the weight of my body for eight-to-ten hours at a… More »
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West rarely step out into the world without coordinated outfits, but every now and then, they decide to leave the house dressed like full-on twins. More »
Appalatch is a North Carolina-based apparel company “with a rebellious spirit to upend the clothing industry for good,” and it embodies every “practical Americana” cliche of my dreams, so I’m obsessed. The company is so committed to ethics that it eschews sustainability programs altogether. Instead, Appalatch’s website reads: “Sustainability shouldn’t be a buzz word that is hot today,… More »
I don’t know about where you are, but here in Chicago, it’s 17˚ Fahrenheit. At this point in the winter, all I want to do is shroud myself in soft blankets and drink beer.
Which brings us to this collection of recipes! Who knew beer was so versatile? Of course, beer tastes the… More »
Valentine’s Day is a sham of a holiday. It makes people in relationships feel unnecessary and weird pressure to put on a show, buy some flowers and trot out the chocolates, lest you be branded a monster who doesn’t care about the person you sleep with every now and again. And, if you’re single, you… More »
Want to add a little romance to your drink this Valentine’s Day? Bring the sizzle with these 16 colorful cocktails… … More »
Hey guys, it’s time for the Grammy Awards! In selecting photos for this red carpet slideshow, I genuinely had no idea who half the people were, so, here are a whole mess of photos of people attending the Grammy Awards who may or may not be famous and recognizable to you. … More »
It’s cold out. The rodent in Pennsylvania saw his shadow. We must dig in our heels and hunker down in preparation for spring’s eventual arrival. There are ways of coping with this. Pack a bag and panic-purchase a ticket to somewhere balmy, throwing all your floaty things into a bag and jetting off to a… More »
PUT DOWN THE SALTINES, FRIEND. We both know you’ve been snacking on crackers for the last few weeks for one of three reasons:
You’re sick and you can only eat crackers without wanting to vom.
You’re sick and you’re trying to make your soup more tolerable.
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You know what’s even better than a box of chocolates on Valentine’s Day? A box of homemade, custom-curated chocolates on Valentine’s Day!
One great thing about truffles is that they are almost painfully easy to make – by and large, you melt chocolate with cream, mix in flavors, roll it into balls, cool… More »
Who needs to spend Valentine’s Day with an awkward dinner date or being gifted subpar chocolate when you can have more fun by yourself? Spend the night alone between the sheets with one of these kickass vibrators … you’re welcome. (Also, watch Amelia’s review of some these very vibrators here and here!) … More »
I am a super-duper tattoo enthusiast and am planning, now that I have a career, to eventually have my limbs totally covered. What do my tattoos say about me? I really don’t know yet — although I’ve been told more than once that it’s either incredibly narcissistic or super bad ass that I got a… More »
The Prevent Cancer Foundation’s Check Your Mate Valentine’s Day campaign encourages us to get to know our partners’ bodies and pay attention to any irregularities that could be a sign of cancer. The foundation re-imagines a fun, romantic approach to the often life-saving task of examining for abnormalities — after all, few people are more… More »
I never read any of the Fifty Shades of Grey books, because 1) I was advised not to read it by my very good friend who was reading it voraciously when it came out, and 2) Luvvie Ajayi epically live-tweeted reading the first book and called it #50ShadesOfShade, and it was perfect, and I pretty… More »
Chalkboard paint solves a lot of different problems at once: It’s a cheap and easy way to decorate, it allows you to re-decorate with the swipe of a cloth, and it can any object or space more practical or more useful. Check out these chalkboard paint tutorials for inpiration and instructions on how to make… More »
The Super Bowl is on Sunday evening, I think? Not entirely sure, but what matters is that the Puppy Bowl is definitely on Animal Planet at 3 p.m. EST and LET ME TELL YOU, the starting lineup this year is more adorable than ever before. Click through to squee until you can squee no longer at… More »
The Kardashian family has had an almost freakish amount of pets over the years, even for a gang as big as theirs. It’s great that they’re seemingly animal lovers, but they’ve developed a gross habit along the way of impulse buying a dog or cat like it’s a new accessory, publicly adoring him or her… More »
My mom grew up in South Dakota and Nebraska. She was the second of seven children, and the first daughter, which meant that she was the child most tasked with helping to prepare meals. Those two facts factored largely into my fish-less childhood — my mom did all the cooking, and she had absolutely no… More »